1. Astros Become 1st Team to Win the Pennant in Both the AL and the NL

    Fact: By defeating the New York Yankees in the American League Championship Series, the Houston Astros became the first team in MLB history to win pennants in both the American League and the National League...

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  2. Lonzo Ball Became Youngest Player to Record These Numbers Since LeBron in 2005

    Fact: 29 PTS, 11 REB, 9 AST. Lonzo Ball became the youngest player to record those numbers since LeBron James in 2005...

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  3. Enrique Hernandez Became First Dodgers Player to Hit 3 HRs in a Postseason Game

    Fact: Enrique Hernandez became the first Dodgers player to hit 3 home runs in a postseason game. Bleacher Report will be bringing sports fans the most interesting and engaging Cold Hard Facts of the day, presented by Coors Light...

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  4. Dennis Smith Jr. Became Youngest Player (19) with 10+ Assists in His NBA Debut

    Fact: 19-year-old Dennis Smith Jr. became youngest player with 10+ assists in his NBA debut. Bleacher Report will be bringing sports fans the most interesting and engaging Cold Hard Facts of the day, presented by Coors Light...

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  5. Yu Darvish Becomes 1st Pitcher to Draw Bases-Loaded Walk in Playoffs Since 1977

    Fact: In the sixth inning of Tuesday's Game 3 of the National League Championship Series, Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Yu Darvish drew a walk to force in a run, becoming the first pitcher to draw a bases-loaded walk in the postseason since 1977...

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  6. Sabathia Is 1st Pitcher 37 or Older with 6 Scoreless IP in Playoffs Since Pedro

    Fact: CC Sabathia is the first pitcher aged 37 or older to throw six scoreless IP in postseason since Pedro Martinez in 2009...

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  7. Kareem Hunt: 1st Player to Have 100 Yards from Scrimmage in Each of 1st 6 Games

    Fact: With 110 yards against the Pittsburgh Steelers in Week 6, Kansas City Chiefs running back Kareem Hunt becomes the first player in NFL history to record 100-plus yards from scrimmage in each of first six career games...

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  8. Justin Verlander Strikes Out 10-Plus in Playoff Game for 7th Time, Most All Time

    Fact: Justin Verlander struck out 13 batters in the Houston Astros' 2-1 victory over the New York Yankees in Game 2 of the American League Championship Series on Saturday, his seventh career postseason game with at least 10 strikeouts...

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  9. Syracuse Ended the Nation's Longest Active Win Streak in FBS

    Fact: Clemson had won 11 straight games (longest active win streak in FBS) before losing to Syracuse, 27-24...

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  10. Washington Has Failed to Reach League/Conference Championship in Last 28 Tries

    Fact: Washington teams have failed to reach the championship series or conference championship in their last 28 playoff appearances...

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  11. Stephen Strasburg Sets Nationals Postseason Record with 12 Strikeouts vs. Cubs

    Fact: Stephen Strasburg struck out 12 batters in a 5-0 victory over the Chicago Cubs in Game 4, breaking his own franchise record for strikeouts in a postseason game...

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  12. US Men's National Team Fails to Qualify for World Cup for 1st Time Since 1986

    Fact: With a 2-1 loss to Trinidad and Tobago along with victories by Honduras and Panama on Tuesday, the United States men's national team failed to qualify for the World Cup for the first time since 1986...

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  13. Cody Bellinger Becomes Youngest Dodger to Hit Home Run in Postseason

    Fact: With a home run against the Arizona Diamondbacks in Game 3 on Monday, Cody Bellinger (22 years, 88 days) became the youngest player in Los Angeles Dodgers history to hit a home run in the postseason...

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  14. Larry Fitzgerald Records 200 Consecutive Games with a Catch

    Fact: Larry Fitzgerald joins Jerry Rice & Tony Gonzalez as only players in NFL history with at least 1 catch in 200 straight games...

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  15. UFC Fighter Demetrious Johnson Sets Record for Consecutive Title Defenses

    Fact: Demetrious Johnson sets record for consecutive title defenses with 11. Bleacher Report will be bringing sports fans the most interesting and engaging Cold Hard Facts of the day, presented by Coors Light...

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  16. Justin Turner Tied Dodgers Postseason Single-Game Record with 5 RBIs

    Fact: Justin Turner had five RBI last night, tying the Dodgers ' postseason single-game record (Pedro Guerrero, 1981, and Davey Lopes, 1978)...

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  17. Diamondbacks Are First Team to Hit 4 Triples in a Postseason Game Since 1903

    Fact: The Diamondbacks are the first team to hit 4 triples in a postseason game since the 1903 Red Sox. (Note: Prior to 1908, the team now known​ as the Boston Red Sox was known as the Boston Americans...

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  18. Minnesota Twins Tie MLB Record by Losing 13th Consecutive Playoff Game

    Fact: With an 8-4 loss to the New York Yankees in the 2017 American League Wild Card Game, the Minnesota Twins lost their 13th consecutive postseason game, tying the Boston Red Sox (1986-95) for the most consecutive playoff games lost...

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  19. Kirk Cousins Drops to 0-5 on 'Monday Night Football' with Loss to Chiefs

    Fact: With a 29-20 loss to the Kansas City Chiefs in Week 4, Washington Redskins quarterback Kirk Cousins dropped to 0-5 in his career on 'Monday Night Football'...

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  20. Texans Set Franchise Record with 57 Points in Victory over Titans

    Fact: The Houston Texans set a franchise record for most points scored in a game in their 57-14 victory over the Tennessee Titans in Week 4. Their previous record was 45 points, set against the Titans in 2014...

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  21. Andrew Romine Becomes 5th Player in MLB History to Play 9 Positions in a Game

    Fact: The Detroit Tigers' Andrew Romine played all nine positions in Saturday's 3-2 win against the Minnesota Twins, becoming just the fifth player in MLB history to accomplish the feat...

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  22. Charlie Blackmon Sets MLB Single-Season Record for RBI by Leadoff Hitter

    Fact: With three runs batted in against the Los Angeles Dodgers on Friday, Colorado Rockies outfielder Charlie Blackmon set the MLB single-season record for most RBI (103) by a leadoff hitter...

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  23. Twins Become 1st Team to Make Playoffs One Year After Losing 100-Plus Games

    Fact: After clinching an American League Wild Card spot on Wednesday, the Minnesota Twins became the first team in MLB history to make the playoffs a season after losing 100-plus games...

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  24. Albert Pujols Has 14 Career 100-RBI Seasons, Tied for Most in History with A-Rod

    Fact: With 2 RBIs Monday, Albert Pujols now has 14 career 100-RBI seasons, tied for most in history with Alex Rodriguez ...

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  25. Carson Palmer Becomes 4th QB to Reach 100 TD Passes with 2 Different Teams

    Fact: With two touchdown passes against the Dallas Cowboys on Monday night, Carson Palmer reached 100 touchdown passes with the Arizona Cardinals, becoming just the fourth QB in NFL history to reach that mark with two different teams...

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