The Miami Marlins needed 20 innings to defeat the New York Mets 2-1 on the same day the Toronto Blue Jays went 18 innings to top the Texas Rangers 4-3 in Major League Baseball.
The Philadelphia Phillies are headed to the National League Championship Series for the third straight year after completing a sweep of the Cincinnati Reds with a five-hit shutout by Cole Hamels .
The Philadelphia Phillies headed home still clinging to their two-year reign as National League champions after a 4-2 win in San Francisco.
The San Francisco Giants’ group of “castoffs and misfits” heads to the World Series against the Texas Rangers after ending the Philadelphia Phillies’ two-year reign as National League champions.
Jose Bautista of the Toronto Blue Jays received a record number of fan votes to this year’s Major League Baseball All-Star Game, which will feature six players from the New York Yankees.