Yesterday the A’s beat the Rangers to clinch the AL West for the first time in 6 years.
The Rangers now have to play in the newly created wildcard game.
With the Yankees win and the Orioles loss yesterday, New York clinched the AL East.
Leaving the Orioles to play the Rangers in the wildcard game.
18. Also yesterday, Miguel Cabrera became the first player since 1967 to win the Triple Crown.
Cabrera finished the season with a batting average of .330, 44 home runs, and 139 RBIs.
19. Earlier this week, The Washington Nationals won their division for the first time in their history.
- The death toll has risen to 36 in the Oakland warehouse party fire. Officials say they are no where close to finding a cause for the fire.
- Donald Trump has picked retired neurosurgeon Ben Carson to be his secretary of housing and urban development.
- Jill Stein has filed a federal lawsuit in Pennsylvania for statewide recount of the 2016 election, after she withdrew a request in state court.
- A woman clapped back at her anti-gay neighbor using festive rainbow Christmas lights 🎄👏