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Two start to dig out of holes

Published Oct. 10, 2012


NLDS: Cardinals at Nationals, 1:07, MLBN; series tied 1-1

NLDS: Giants at Reds, 4:07, TBS; Reds lead series 2-1

ALDS: Orioles at Yankees, 7:37, TBS; series tied 1-1

ALDS: Tigers at Athletics, 9:37, TNT; Tigers lead series 2-1

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ALDS: Athletics 2, Tigers 0

A home run by Seth Smith, below, and a series of dazzling defensive plays back a brilliant six innings by Brett Anderson as Oakland avoids a sweep by Detroit in front of a sellout crowd at the Coliseum.

NLDS: Giants 2, Reds 1, 10 innings

Third baseman Scott Rolen botches a grounder in the 10th inning to let in the go-ahead run, and Cincinnati wastes seven one-hit innings by Homer Bailey to help San Francisco stay alive in the series.

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