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Chicago Cubs' Javier Baez celebrates after hitting his second home run during the fifth inning of Game 4 of baseball's National League Championship Series against the Los Angeles Dodgers, Wednesday, Oct. 18, 2017, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum | Manila Bulletin)

MLB: Cubs alive on 2 Baez homers

Chicago – Javier Baez blasted two home runs and the defending champion Chicago Cubs avoid being swept out of the Major League Baseball playoffs Wednesday…

Masahiro Tanaka #19 of the New York Yankees reacts after the end of the top of the seventh inning against the Houston Astros (ELSA / GETTY IMAGES NORTH AMERICA / AFP)

MLB: Yankees close in on World Series

New York pitcher Masahiro Tanaka struck out eight batters over seven scoreless innings Wednesday and the Yankees reached the brink of the World Series by…

Ginebra head coach Tim Cone (MB photo | Rio Leonelle Deluvio)

PBA: Cone apologizes for game 3 conduct

By Ernest Hernandez The Meralco Bolts took game 3 of the 2017 PBA Governors’ Cup Finals although the victory was tainted a controversial scene at…

Rodrigue Ebondo (photo by Peter Paul Baltazar)

Congo calls back Ebondo

By Brian Yalung Centro Escolar University will have to find a way to sustain its success without big man Rodrigue Ebondo. According to CEU team…

Greg Slaughter

PBA: Slaughter out of race

By Waylon Galvez Barangay Ginebra San Miguel center Greg Slaughter is out of the running in the MVP race after missing more than two-thirds of…

Thirdy Ravena (left) of the Ateneo Blu Eagles gestures during the UAAP Season 80 match against the UP Fighting Maroons. (MB photo | Rio Leonelle Deluvio)

UAAP: Eagles clinch 9th straight win

By Jerome Lagunzad Gian Mamuyac reminded everyone yesterday why he was once called a "Steph Curry stopper." The lanky guard set the tone defensively in…