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BOSTON, MA - JULY 26: Mike Napoli #12 of the Boston Red Sox slides into Jose Iglesias #1 of the Detroit Tigers at second base as the Tigers complete a double play during the second inning at Fenway Park on July 26, 2015 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Rich Gagnon/Getty Images) *** Local Caption *** Jose Iglesias;Mike Napoli

Parity, Extra Wild Card Gives Many Teams Hope In AL

On the morning of July 27, 1958, the entire eight-team National League was within 8 ½ games of first place, according to STATS LLC.

97.1 The Ticket–07/27/2015

Brandon Finnegan #27 of the Kansas City Royals reacts at the end of the tenth inning against the Oakland Athletics after during the American League Wild Card game at Kauffman Stadium on September 30, 2014 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Ed Zurga/Getty Images)

K.C. Police Urge Public To Not Interrupt Their Viewing Of Royals Game With Crime

The Kansas City Royals hosted the Oakland Athletics Tuesday night and the game had the attention of the boys in blue.

97.1 The Ticket–10/01/2014

DETROIT, MI - SEPTEMBER 10:  Don Kelly #32 of the Detroit Tigers watches the ninth inning of a 3-0 loss to the Kansas City Royals with Bryan Holaday #50 at Comerica Park on September 10, 2014, in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Tickets For Potential Wild Card And ALDS Games Go On Sale September 17 At 12 p.m.

Individual game tickets for Detroit Tigers potential 2014 Wild Card and American League Division Series home games at Comerica Park will go on sale Wednesday, September 17 at 12:00 p.m.

97.1 The Ticket–09/11/2014

CLEVELAND, OH - OCTOBER 02: Delmon Young #15 of the Tampa Bay Rays celebrates with his teammates after hitting a solo home run in the third inning against Danny Salazar #31 of the Cleveland Indians during the American League Wild Card game at Progressive Field on October 2, 2013 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)

Valenti and Foster: Do You Consider MLB Wild Card Games Part Of The Playoffs?

“I can’t help thinking this is something that’s a great idea, but it’s difficult to execute,” Valenti said on his radio show Thursday. “It cheapens the postseason.”

97.1 The Ticket–10/03/2013

Matt Holliday #7 and Pete Kozma #38 of the St. Louis Cardinals react after the ball hits the grass as the infield fly rule is called in the eighth inning on a ball hit by Andrelton Simmons #19 of the Atlanta Braves during the National League Wild Card playoff game at Turner Field on October 5, 2012 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Credit: Scott Cunningham/Getty Images)

VIDEO: Disputed Call Nearly Causes Riot At Wild-Card Game

The disputed call led to a protest by the Braves – which was quickly denied – and an ugly display as fans littered the field with debris, causing a 19-minute delay.

97.1 The Ticket–10/06/2012

Miguel Cabrera. (Getty/Gregory Shamus)

Tickets For Potential 2012 Tigers Postseason Games On Sale Thursday

Individual game tickets for Detroit Tigers potential 2012 Wild Card and American League Division Series home games at Comerica Park will go on sale Thursday, September 13, 2012 at 10:00 a.m.

97.1 The Ticket–09/10/2012

(Photo by Bryan Bedder/Getty Images for The Jackie Robinson Foundation)

Jeff Riger: Extra Wild-Cards Coming In 2012

It could be official as soon as today that Major League Baseball will add an extra wild-card team to both the American and National League for the 2012 season and I love it!

97.1 The Ticket–03/01/2012