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BOSTON | After Series win with Astros, Cora aims to knock them out

BOSTON — Alex Cora led Boston to a victory over the hated Yankees. Next up for the first-year Red Sox manager: The team he left after winning a World Series as a bench coach last season. “I’ve been talking about them the whole season, so now we go,” he said after the Red Sox beat … Continue reading BOSTON | After Series win with Astros, Cora aims to knock them out

ATLANTA | Double duty: Braves’ Acuna rips 2 leadoff HRs in 1 day

ATLANTA — Ronald Acuna Jr. is only 20 years old, so he never gives much thought to his still-fledgling place in baseball history. There’ll be plenty of time for that. So, it wasn’t until Acuna got back to the Atlanta clubhouse after a long, brilliant day that he finally realized what a unique feat he … Continue reading ATLANTA | Double duty: Braves’ Acuna rips 2 leadoff HRs in 1 day