Tuesday, October 01, 2013 2:58 am
Your Top Plays for Today
By The Associated Press
--TAMPA BAY RAYS CLAIM LAST MLB PLAYOFF BERTH
The Tampa Bay Rays claimed the last berth in Major League Baseball's playoffs by winning 5-2 at Texas in a tiebreaker game.
--MUNICH SET TO BID FOR 2022 WINTER OLYMPICS
Munich is set to make a bid to host the 2022 Winter Olympics after the German Olympic Sports Confederation approves the plan put forward by the Bavarian city.
--INDONESIAN BUSINESSMAN CLOSES ON INTERNAZIONALE TAKEOVER
Indonesian businessman Erick Thohir could complete a takeover of Italian giants Internazionale this week, according to the club president.
--GALATASARAY HIRES MANCINI AS NEW COACH
Galatasaray has hired Roberto Mancini as the team's new head coach; his first job since being ousted at Manchester City.
--CUBS FIRE SVEUM AFTER TWO YEARS
The Chicago Cubs react to finishing last in the National League Central division by firing manager Dale Sveum after two years in charge.