• News Alert: Astros are champs at last

    From CNN Breaking News@VERT to no-reply@siteservices.cnn.com on Wed Nov 1 21:47:07 2017
    The Astros -- whose first season was in 1962 -- are World Series champions for the first time in franchise history[1], defeating the Dodgers 5-1 in Game 7 and completing a Fall Classic for the ages.

    The damage in Game 7 included a two-run home run by George Springer to make it 5-0 in the top of the second inning. It was Springer's fifth home run this series, tying him for the most in a single Fall Classic with Reggie Jackson in 1977 and Chase Utley in 2009. 

    Springer was named Willie Mays World Series MVP.

    The Astros ended the third-longest current MLB championship drought; the Cleveland Indians (69 years) and the Texas Rangers (57 years) continue to wait.

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    Re: News Alert: Astros are champs at last
    By: CNN Breaking News to no-reply@siteservices.cnn.com on Wed Nov 01 2017 09:47 pm

    The Astros -- whose first season was in 1962 -- are World Series champions for the first time in franchise history[1], defeating the Dodgers 5-1 in Game 7 and completing a Fall Classic for the ages.


    I don't follow baseball much but I did pay attention to the world series this year, (was rooting for the Dodgers lol).
    Congrats to the Astro's it was a fine series.

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