National League Division Series

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The Sacramento Bee
Giants give Ruben Tejada a fresh startpart of one of the most memorable and controversial plays of last year’s postse
Giants give Ruben Tejada a fresh start
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 22 hours ago
part of one of the most memorable and controversial plays of last year’s postseason. Playing shortstop for the Mets in the National League Division Series, Tejada’s lower right leg was broken when the Dodgers’ Chase Utley slid into him at second... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
Take me out to the ball gameJoe and I rode BART into San Francisco then walked down to Pac Bell Park to see
Take me out to the ball game
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 7 days ago
Joe and I rode BART into San Francisco then walked down to Pac Bell Park to see the Giants beat the Mets in Game 1 of the National League Division Series – Livan Hernandez for the win, Ellis Burks with the 3-run bomb. On the way home we realize... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
What baseball fathers know: Advice from Cubs and White Sox dadsteaching them hard work and how to overcome adversity." David Ross and Anthony
What baseball fathers know: Advice from Cubs and White Sox dads
Chicago Tribune / Posted 15 days ago
teaching them hard work and how to overcome adversity." David Ross and Anthony Rizzo brunch before a workout during the National League Division Series. David Ross and Anthony Rizzo brunch before a workout during the National League Division... Read more
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New York Post
Inside Noah Syndergaard’s juice-filled battle against Tommy Johnlong night’s journey into day. Really long. The Mets lost a 5-2 heartbreaker t
Inside Noah Syndergaard’s juice-filled battle against Tommy John
New York Post / Posted 17 days ago
long night’s journey into day. Really long. The Mets lost a 5-2 heartbreaker to the Dodgers last Oct. 10, in Game 2 of the National League Division Series at Dodger Stadium. Their shortstop, Ruben Tejada, broke his right fibula when longtime... Read more
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CBS Sports
Cardinals-Reds Preview - June 9, 2016and made three relief appearances in the final week of the season. Wainwright a
Cardinals-Reds Preview - June 9, 2016
CBS Sports / Posted 22 days ago
and made three relief appearances in the final week of the season. Wainwright also pitched out of the bullpen in the National League Division Series against the Cubs. The start of this season was difficult for Wainwright who went 1-3 with a... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
The Dodgers' spending on Carl Crawford hasn't been wasted, and here's whywell in his first two seasons with the Dodgers, batting a combined .290. When t
The Dodgers' spending on Carl Crawford hasn't been wasted, and here's why
Los Angeles Times / Posted 24 days ago
well in his first two seasons with the Dodgers, batting a combined .290. When the Dodgers defeated the Atlanta Braves in a National League division series in 2013, Crawford was their single most important offensive player, belting three home runs... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Puig Already Silencing Critics in Postseason DebutThe 22-year-old right fielder made his October debut on Thursday night against
Puig Already Silencing Critics in Postseason Debut
Bleacher Report / Posted 24 days ago
The 22-year-old right fielder made his October debut on Thursday night against the Atlanta Braves in Game 1 of the National League Division Series, and a cursory look at the box score will say that it was a solid debut. Puig helped lead the Dodgers... Read more
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ESPN
Tim Lincecum determined to be a major league starter againHe led the Giants to their first world championship in San Francisco the year a
Tim Lincecum determined to be a major league starter again
ESPN / Posted 25 days ago
He led the Giants to their first world championship in San Francisco the year after that, striking out 14 batters in a National League Division Series shutout against Philadelphia and then winning the first and final games of the World Series.... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Strasburg, Sale go for 10th wins, Odor returnsphoto, Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Clayton Kershaw speaks during a new
Strasburg, Sale go for 10th wins, Odor returns
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 27 days ago
photo, Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Clayton Kershaw speaks during a news conference before Game 3 of baseball's National League Division Series, at CitiField in New York. The IOC is set to readmit baseball for the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo.... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Chicago Cubs are winning and I am nauseatedpub that last season offered customers free beer every time the St. Louis Cardi
Chicago Cubs are winning and I am nauseated
The Arizona Republic / Posted 27 days ago
pub that last season offered customers free beer every time the St. Louis Cardinals hit a home run against the Cubs in the National League Division Series. It’s time to alter this nauseating storyline among the national media: No, “everybody” does... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Lifelong Cubs fan Craig Sager returns to Wrigley for special nightWhen Sager left the hospital last October, he headed to his hometown to watch t
Lifelong Cubs fan Craig Sager returns to Wrigley for special night
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 30 days ago
When Sager left the hospital last October, he headed to his hometown to watch the Cubs beat the Cardinals twice in the National League Division Series. "My dad was a huge Cubs fan and they didn't win a World Series in his lifetime, and they... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Did Mets' Terry Collins read Noah Syndergaard's latest tweet?still going to make his start next Friday." The last time Syndergaard came int
Did Mets' Terry Collins read Noah Syndergaard's latest tweet?
Staten Island Advance / Posted 1 months ago
still going to make his start next Friday." The last time Syndergaard came into a game out of the bullpen? Game 5 of the National League Division Series last October vs. the Dodgers. Tuesday night vs. the White Sox will be a little bit less... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Kershaw Teasing Another MVP-Cy Young Season After Dominant Maywhile surrendering two walks and five earned runs. That, in turn, exhumed memo
Kershaw Teasing Another MVP-Cy Young Season After Dominant May
Bleacher Report / Posted 1 months ago
while surrendering two walks and five earned runs. That, in turn, exhumed memories of Utley's takeout slide in last year's National League Division Series between New York and Los Angeles, which ended Mets shortstop Ruben Tejada's season and... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Utley Gets Last Laugh as Dodgers-Mets Rivalry Intensifiesagain. About seven months have passed since Utley riled the Mets with his take
Utley Gets Last Laugh as Dodgers-Mets Rivalry Intensifies
Bleacher Report / Posted 1 months ago
again. About seven months have passed since Utley riled the Mets with his takeout slide of Ruben Tejada in last year's National League Division Series, but the latest clash between the Mets and Dodgers at Citi Field is making it feel like it... Read more
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Orange County Register
Utley's two home runs leads Dodgers past Metsevery boo and every death threat on social media without saying a word. Ever s
Utley's two home runs leads Dodgers past Mets
Orange County Register / Posted 1 months ago
every boo and every death threat on social media without saying a word. Ever since Utley’s controversial slide in the 2015 National League Division Series broke the leg of then-Mets shortstop Ruben Tejada, the veteran was the focus of possible... Read more
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SportingNews
Noah Syndergaard's ejection makes mockery of unwritten rules, and that's a good thingfire of a so-called slide to break up a double play broke Ruben Tejada’s leg an
Noah Syndergaard's ejection makes mockery of unwritten rules, and that's a good thing
SportingNews / Posted 1 months ago
fire of a so-called slide to break up a double play broke Ruben Tejada’s leg and cost the Mets the second game of the National League Division Series. The written rule, applied by home plate umpire Adam Hamari, is Rule 6.02(c)(9), which... Read more
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SportingNews
Chase Utley accepts full-time job of trolling the Mets and their fansblame Mets fans for being salty. They're still upset about Utley's late slide t
Chase Utley accepts full-time job of trolling the Mets and their fans
SportingNews / Posted 1 months ago
blame Mets fans for being salty. They're still upset about Utley's late slide that injured Ruben Tejada in last year's National league Division Series. That might be (definitely is) the reason Mets pitcher Noah Syndergaard threw a fastball... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Dodgers pummel the Mets in rivalry's latest skirmishMets. The only difference is he expected the baseball to actually make contact.
Dodgers pummel the Mets in rivalry's latest skirmish
Los Angeles Times / Posted 1 months ago
Mets. The only difference is he expected the baseball to actually make contact. The controversy stemmed from last year’s National League Division Series, when Utley broke the leg of Mets shortstop Ruben Tejada while breaking up a double-play... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Utley Thwarts Thor in Dodgers Victorywas ejected in the third inning by home plate umpire Adam Hamari for throwing b
Utley Thwarts Thor in Dodgers Victory
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 1 months ago
was ejected in the third inning by home plate umpire Adam Hamari for throwing behind the back of Utley as last season's National League Division Series spilled back onto the field on Saturday. Utley famously broke the leg of former Mets'... Read more
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Minnesota Twins
Noah Syndergaard ejected from game vs. Dodgersfor throwing behind the back of Dodgers second baseman Chase Utley, who broke R
Noah Syndergaard ejected from game vs. Dodgers
Minnesota Twins / Posted 1 months ago
for throwing behind the back of Dodgers second baseman Chase Utley, who broke Ruben Tejada's leg with a takeout slide in National League Division Series Game 2. Working in a scoreless game in the third at Citi Field, Syndergaard threw his first... Read more
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Oakland A's
Noah Syndergaard ejected from game vs. Dodgersfor throwing behind the back of Dodgers second baseman Chase Utley, who broke R
Noah Syndergaard ejected from game vs. Dodgers
Oakland A's / Posted 1 months ago
for throwing behind the back of Dodgers second baseman Chase Utley, who broke Ruben Tejada's leg with a takeout slide in National League Division Series Game 2. Working in a scoreless game in the third at Citi Field, Syndergaard threw his first... Read more
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Arizona Diamondbacks
Noah Syndergaard ejected from game vs. Dodgersfor throwing behind the back of Dodgers second baseman Chase Utley, who broke R
Noah Syndergaard ejected from game vs. Dodgers
Arizona Diamondbacks / Posted 1 months ago
for throwing behind the back of Dodgers second baseman Chase Utley, who broke Ruben Tejada's leg with a takeout slide in National League Division Series Game 2. Working in a scoreless game in the third at Citi Field, Syndergaard threw his first... Read more
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Houston Astros
Noah Syndergaard ejected from game vs. Dodgersfor throwing behind the back of Dodgers second baseman Chase Utley, who broke R
Noah Syndergaard ejected from game vs. Dodgers
Houston Astros / Posted 1 months ago
for throwing behind the back of Dodgers second baseman Chase Utley, who broke Ruben Tejada's leg with a takeout slide in National League Division Series Game 2. Working in a scoreless game in the third at Citi Field, Syndergaard threw his first... Read more
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Los Angeles Dodgers
Noah Syndergaard ejected from game vs. Dodgersfor throwing behind the back of Dodgers second baseman Chase Utley, who broke R
Noah Syndergaard ejected from game vs. Dodgers
Los Angeles Dodgers / Posted 1 months ago
for throwing behind the back of Dodgers second baseman Chase Utley, who broke Ruben Tejada's leg with a takeout slide in National League Division Series Game 2. Working in a scoreless game in the third at Citi Field, Syndergaard threw his first... Read more
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Detroit Tigers
Noah Syndergaard ejected from game vs. Dodgersfor throwing behind the back of Dodgers second baseman Chase Utley, who broke R
Noah Syndergaard ejected from game vs. Dodgers
Detroit Tigers / Posted 1 months ago
for throwing behind the back of Dodgers second baseman Chase Utley, who broke Ruben Tejada's leg with a takeout slide in National League Division Series Game 2. Working in a scoreless game in the third at Citi Field, Syndergaard threw his first... Read more
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Kansas City Royals
Noah Syndergaard ejected from game vs. Dodgersfor throwing behind the back of Dodgers second baseman Chase Utley, who broke R
Noah Syndergaard ejected from game vs. Dodgers
Kansas City Royals / Posted 1 months ago
for throwing behind the back of Dodgers second baseman Chase Utley, who broke Ruben Tejada's leg with a takeout slide in National League Division Series Game 2. Working in a scoreless game in the third at Citi Field, Syndergaard threw his first... Read more
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Atlanta Braves
Noah Syndergaard ejected from game vs. Dodgersfor throwing behind the back of Dodgers second baseman Chase Utley, who broke R
Noah Syndergaard ejected from game vs. Dodgers
Atlanta Braves / Posted 1 months ago
for throwing behind the back of Dodgers second baseman Chase Utley, who broke Ruben Tejada's leg with a takeout slide in National League Division Series Game 2. Working in a scoreless game in the third at Citi Field, Syndergaard threw his first... Read more
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ESPN
Syndergaard ejected for throwing behind UtleyNEW YORK -- Payback for an aggressive slide during last October's National Leag
Syndergaard ejected for throwing behind Utley
ESPN / Posted 1 months ago
NEW YORK -- Payback for an aggressive slide during last October's National League Division Series, if that's what it was, cost the New York Mets their ace. Editor's Picks The Mets have alerted Major League Baseball to the Dodgers' use of electronic... Read more
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Colorado Rockies
Noah Syndergaard ejected from game vs. Dodgersfor throwing behind the back of Dodgers second baseman Chase Utley, who broke R
Noah Syndergaard ejected from game vs. Dodgers
Colorado Rockies / Posted 1 months ago
for throwing behind the back of Dodgers second baseman Chase Utley, who broke Ruben Tejada's leg with a takeout slide in National League Division Series Game 2. Working in a scoreless game in the third at Citi Field, Syndergaard threw his first... Read more
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Cleveland Indians
Noah Syndergaard ejected from game vs. Dodgersfor throwing behind the back of Dodgers second baseman Chase Utley, who broke R
Noah Syndergaard ejected from game vs. Dodgers
Cleveland Indians / Posted 1 months ago
for throwing behind the back of Dodgers second baseman Chase Utley, who broke Ruben Tejada's leg with a takeout slide in National League Division Series Game 2. Working in a scoreless game in the third at Citi Field, Syndergaard threw his first... Read more
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Boston Red Sox
Noah Syndergaard ejected from game vs. Dodgersfor throwing behind the back of Dodgers second baseman Chase Utley, who broke R
Noah Syndergaard ejected from game vs. Dodgers
Boston Red Sox / Posted 1 months ago
for throwing behind the back of Dodgers second baseman Chase Utley, who broke Ruben Tejada's leg with a takeout slide in National League Division Series Game 2. Working in a scoreless game in the third at Citi Field, Syndergaard threw his first... Read more
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Seattle Mariners
Noah Syndergaard ejected from game vs. Dodgersfor throwing behind the back of Dodgers second baseman Chase Utley, who broke R
Noah Syndergaard ejected from game vs. Dodgers
Seattle Mariners / Posted 1 months ago
for throwing behind the back of Dodgers second baseman Chase Utley, who broke Ruben Tejada's leg with a takeout slide in National League Division Series Game 2. Working in a scoreless game in the third at Citi Field, Syndergaard threw his first... Read more
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Chicago White Sox
Noah Syndergaard ejected from game vs. Dodgersfor throwing behind the back of Dodgers second baseman Chase Utley, who broke R
Noah Syndergaard ejected from game vs. Dodgers
Chicago White Sox / Posted 1 months ago
for throwing behind the back of Dodgers second baseman Chase Utley, who broke Ruben Tejada's leg with a takeout slide in National League Division Series Game 2. Working in a scoreless game in the third at Citi Field, Syndergaard threw his first... Read more
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Anaheim Angels
Noah Syndergaard ejected from game vs. Dodgersfor throwing behind the back of Dodgers second baseman Chase Utley, who broke R
Noah Syndergaard ejected from game vs. Dodgers
Anaheim Angels / Posted 1 months ago
for throwing behind the back of Dodgers second baseman Chase Utley, who broke Ruben Tejada's leg with a takeout slide in National League Division Series Game 2. Working in a scoreless game in the third at Citi Field, Syndergaard threw his first... Read more
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SportingNews
Mets' Noah Syndergaard ejected for throwing behind Chase Utleyumpire Adam Hamari may have viewed the pitch as retribution for Utley's late sl
Mets' Noah Syndergaard ejected for throwing behind Chase Utley
SportingNews / Posted 1 months ago
umpire Adam Hamari may have viewed the pitch as retribution for Utley's late slide that injured Ruben Tejada in last year's National league Division Series, but it seemed a little late for that. It's the seventh meeting between the teams this... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Mets' Noah Syndergaard ejected for throwing behind Dodgers' Chase Utleyand summoned long man Logan Verrett, who promptly struck out Utley looking. Ut
Mets' Noah Syndergaard ejected for throwing behind Dodgers' Chase Utley
Staten Island Advance / Posted 1 months ago
and summoned long man Logan Verrett, who promptly struck out Utley looking. Utley became the villain of last fall's National League Division Series after breaking Ruben Tejada's leg on an aggressive takeout slide. He initially received a... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Syndergaard, Collins Ejected vs. DodgersNoah Syndergaard threw behind Chase Utley & was ejected. Utley became the scou
Syndergaard, Collins Ejected vs. Dodgers
Bleacher Report / Posted 1 months ago
Noah Syndergaard threw behind Chase Utley & was ejected. Utley became the scourge of New York in the National League Division Series for this play in Game 2 against the Mets: Tejada suffered a broken leg on the play and... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Curtis Granderson's walk-off homer lifts Mets to 6-5 win over Dodgersdouble-play from Corey Seager. NOT SO WARM WELCOME Utley returned to Citi Fie
Curtis Granderson's walk-off homer lifts Mets to 6-5 win over Dodgers
Staten Island Advance / Posted 1 months ago
double-play from Corey Seager. NOT SO WARM WELCOME Utley returned to Citi Field for the first time since last fall's National League Division Series. He was heartily booed by Mets fans every time he stepped into the batter's box, leftover... Read more
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Orange County Register
Julio Urias' debut is short, then Dodgers' ninth-inning rally is wasted in 6-5 walk-off loss to Metsdouble tied the game, 5-5. Utley went 1 for 2 with a pair of walks in his first
Julio Urias' debut is short, then Dodgers' ninth-inning rally is wasted in 6-5 walk-off loss to Mets
Orange County Register / Posted 1 months ago
double tied the game, 5-5. Utley went 1 for 2 with a pair of walks in his first game back at Citi Field since last year’s National League Division Series, when his infamous slide broke the leg of then-Mets shortstop Ruben Tejada. Pedro Baez... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Mets Drop Dodgers in Julio Urias' Debutin his first start at Citi Field since he broke former Mets' shortstop Ruben Te
Mets Drop Dodgers in Julio Urias' Debut
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 1 months ago
in his first start at Citi Field since he broke former Mets' shortstop Ruben Tejada on an aggressive slide in the 2015 National League Division Series. The ever-predictable, Baez, served up a fastball over the plate that Granderson sent into... Read more
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ESPN
Dodgers' Utley expects hostile fans at Citi FieldUtley broke since-released Mets shortstop Ruben Tejada's right leg with an aggr
Dodgers' Utley expects hostile fans at Citi Field
ESPN / Posted 1 months ago
Utley broke since-released Mets shortstop Ruben Tejada's right leg with an aggressive slide in Game 2 of the National League Division Series in October. Mets fans chanted "We want Utley!" during the next two games in Queens, but Utley appeared in... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Utley Showing Everyone He Has More Left in the Tankbecause of one play. Utley became infamous when he launched himself toward sec
Utley Showing Everyone He Has More Left in the Tank
Bleacher Report / Posted 1 months ago
because of one play. Utley became infamous when he launched himself toward second base in Game 2 of last year’s National League Division Series, breaking New York Mets shortstop Ruben Tejada’s leg but preventing a double play. This... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
The Slide follows Chase Utley into Citi Field, and he's ready as alwaysYou’re going into battle against those guys.” And so, on Oct. 10 at Dodger Sta
The Slide follows Chase Utley into Citi Field, and he's ready as always
Los Angeles Times / Posted 1 months ago
You’re going into battle against those guys.” And so, on Oct. 10 at Dodger Stadium in the second game of last year's the National League Division Series, Utley charged toward second base as Mets second baseman Daniel Murphy flipped a throw to... Read more

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