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M.L.B. Playoff Races: Yankees and Braves Close In on Berths

Advertisement The Astros, behind seven R.B.I. from Yuli Gurriel, clinch a spot in the postseason; the Cardinals keep pace in the N.L. wild-card race. By The Associated Press Sept. 22, 2018 ImageThe Yankees Aaron Hicks, right, celebrating his two-run homer in Friday’s win with Aaron Judge. CreditFrank Franklin II/Associated Press A couple of quests were…

A Mexican Baseball Team Plays in Texas. It’s a Home Game.

Although tickets were cheaper in Nuevo Laredo, the average paid attendance in Laredo was nearly double, at over 4,000. Fans twirled noisemakers, but those, plus drums and megaphones, were more prevalent in Nuevo Laredo. The attractions in Laredo included postgame fireworks and a playground set up beyond the outfield. An in-game announcement reminded fans visiting…