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  • Washington Nationals starting pitcher Jordan Zimmermann throws during the first inning of a baseball game against the St. Louis Cardinals on Saturday, Sept. 29, 2012, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)

    MLB Playoffs 2012: Jordan Zimmermann unfazed entering his 1st playoff start

    On May 25, 2007, Jordan Zimmermann took the mound for Wisconsin-Stevens Point to open the NCAA Division III College World Series in Appleton, Wis. Zimmermann dominated Emory with a complete-game, one-hit shutout and went 3-for-3 at the plate, driving in one of his team's runs in a 2-0 victory.

  • Broadcasters plan to wing HR call

    SAN FRANCISCO — Bob Carpenter has been behind the microphone for more than his share of historic home runs. Formerly a broadcaster for the St. Louis Cardinals, he was on the air in 1998 when Mark McGwire hit his 60th, 61st, 66th, 67th, 68th, 69th and 70th homers. He also called Ken Griffey Jr.'s 500th career shot in 2004.

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