1. Yuli Gurriel Tips Helmet to Yu Darvish During 1st Inning of World Series Game 7

    On Wednesday evening, Houston Astros first baseman Yuli Gurriel and Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Yu Darvish faced off for the first time since Gurriel made a racist gesture toward the right-hander in Game 3 of the 2017 World Series...

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  2. Astros' Lance McCullers, Starting Game 7 of World Series, Warms Up After Game 6

    Houston Astros starter Lance McCullers will get the ball for Game 7 of the World Series versus the Los Angeles Dodgers at Dodger Stadium on Wednesday. The 24-year-old appeared ready to take the mound late Tuesday night...

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  3. Yuli Gurriel Offered to Meet with Yu Darvish, Apologize for Racist Gesture

    Astros first baseman Yuli Gurriel attempted to apologize to Yu Darvish for his racially insensitive actions, but the Dodgers pitcher didn't feel as if it was necessary...

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  4. Houston Astros Just 2nd Team in MLB History to Start Postseason 7-0 at Home

    The Houston Astros took a 2-1 lead over the Los Angeles Dodgers following a 5-3 victory in Game 3 on Friday. If history is any indicator, the Astros are in a very good position to take home the franchise's first-ever World Series title...

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  5. Rob Manfred Explains Delaying Yuli Gurriel's Suspension for Racist Gesture

    MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred praised Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Yu Darvish as part of his explanation of Houston Astros first baseman Yuli Gurriel 's five-game suspension being delayed until 2018...

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  6. Yuli Gurriel Suspended 5 2018 Games for Racist Gesture; Avoids World Series Ban

    Houston Astros first baseman Yuli Gurriel has been suspended for the first five games of next season after making a racist gesture aimed at Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Yu Darvish in Game 3 of the World Series...

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  7. A.J. Hinch's Managerial Genius Solves Astros' Closer Nightmare with His Starters

    Hey look, the managers still matter. Flexibility still matters. A plan is only good until your eyes tell you it's time to change the plan. Brad Peacock never expected to get the final 11 outs of a World Series game...

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  8. Lance McCullers, Brad Peacock Lead Astros to 2-1 World Series Lead over Dodgers

    The Houston Astros seized momentum in the 2017 World Series with a dramatic extra-innings win in Game 2 and maintained it Friday with a 5-3 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers ...

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  9. J.J. Watt Throws out 1st Pitch Before Game 3 of Astros-Dodgers World Series

    Houston Texans defensive end J.J. Watt suffered a tibial plateau fracture in his left leg, but that didn't stop him from throwing out the ceremonial first pitch before Game 3 ...

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  10. A.J. Hinch Denies TMZ Report He Was in Bar Altercation After World Series Game 1

    Houston Astros manager A.J. Hinch denied a report from TMZ Sports that said an altercation between him and other bar patrons Tuesday led to the police being called. "There was no altercation," Hinch said, per Scott Miller of Bleacher Report...

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  11. Houston Astros and Los Angeles Dodgers Combine for Unprecedented Mark in Game 2

    Houston Astros center fielder George Springer went 3-for-5 during Wednesday's Game 2 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers , smacking a go-ahead two-run shot in the top of the 11th inning that ultimately proved to be the difference...

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  12. Astros, Dodgers Set World Series Single-Game HR Record at 8

    The Houston Astros and Los Angeles Dodgers made history Wednesday night in Game 2 of the World Series , as their eight combined home runs were the most ever in a single World Series game...

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  13. World Series Game 2's Record-Setting HR Drama Instantly One of Best Ever

    The next time anyone hears a complaint about baseball being too boring or that (gasp!) even the World Series has lost its luster, here's what to do: Sit the complainers down in front of the nearest screen and put on Game 2 of the 2017 World Series...

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  14. Houston Astros Pitcher Lance McCullers Will Get Paul Wall Grill

    The Houston Astros will have some bling whether they beat the Los Angeles Dodgers in the World Series or not. Paul Wall, Houston rapper and grill aficionado, offered free mouth jewelry for the entire team: Astros pitcher Lance McCullers Jr...

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  15. Astros' Huge Game 7 Win Dedicated to Houston After Hurricane Harvey's Terror

    HOUSTON — History summoned on a muggy Saturday night, and it wasn't the mighty New York Yankees it was calling...

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  16. Jose Altuve, Astros Advance to World Series with ALCS Game 7 Win vs. Yankees

    The Houston Astros held serve at home in the American League Championship Series, defeating the New York Yankees 4-0 in Game 7 on Saturday to clinch the franchise's second-ever trip to the World Series...

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  17. Jose Altuve, Carlos Correa Igniting Astros Offense Looms Large for ALCS Game 7

    Just when they needed them to, the Houston Astros ' stars aligned and saved their season. Due to the seven shutout innings he hurled, Justin Verlander will get the lion's share ...

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  18. Astros Force ALCS Game 7 as Justin Verlander Dominates Yankees

    The 2017 American League Championship Series will go the distance after Justin Verlander and the Houston Astros shut down the New York Yankees to capture a 7-1 win in Game 6 on Friday night at Minute Maid Field...

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  19. Justin Verlander's Journey from Untradeable $28M/Year Man to Postseason Hero

    Editor's Note: Justin Verlander forced an ALCS Game 7 with a dominant 7 IP, 5 H, 0 ER, 8 K performance against the Yankees on Friday night. He lowered his 2017 postseason ERA to 1...

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  20. Houston Astros Start ALCS in Historic Fashion with Pair of Dominant Starts

    Houston Astros starter Dallas Keuchel struck out 10 batters en route to a 2-1 victory over the New York Yankees in Game 1 of the ALCS on Friday...

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  21. Marwin Gonzalez Joined Wife Noel in Hospital for Birth of 3rd Child After Game 1

    Houston Astros top-level utilityman Marwin Gonzalez experienced multiple highs Friday, helping his team take a 1-0 lead over the New York Yankees in the American League Championship ...

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  22. Jose Altuve Says He'd Vote for Aaron Judge to Win AL MVP

    Houston Astros second baseman Jose Altuve told reporters Friday that if he had a vote for American League MVP, he would cast it for New York Yankees right fielder Aaron Judge...

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  23. Yulieski Gurriel Becomes 1st Rookie with 6 Consecutive Postseason Hits

    Houston Astros first baseman Yulieski Gurriel set himself apart from any rookie who has come before him Monday, when the Astros beat the Boston Red Sox 5-4 and ...

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  24. Josh Reddick's RBI Single Lifts Astros Past Red Sox, into 2017 ALCS

    The Houston Astros are the first team to clinch a spot in the next round of the playoffs after their 5-4 Game 4 win Monday over the Boston Red Sox ...

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  25. Jose Altuve 9th Player to Hit 3 HR in Playoff Game vs. Red Sox in 2017 ALDS

    Houston Astros second baseman Jose Altuve hit three solo home runs in Thursday's Game 1 of the ALDS against the Boston Red Sox , becoming the ninth player in MLB history to hit at least three home runs in a postseason game...

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