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Nationals clinch first World Series berth in franchise history

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Vet Kendrick takes home honor of NLCS MVP

MVP Howie Kendrick finished the four-game NLCS sweep hitting .333 with four doubles and four RBIs.

Nationals open with 7-run first

The Nationals waste no time scoring on the Cardinals, opening up for seven runs to go up 7-0 in the first inning.

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Corbin strikes out 12 over 5 innings

Patrick Corbin becomes the first pitcher in baseball history to strike out double-digit batters through the first four innings of a postseason game, ending up with 12 over five innings of work.

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Scherzer on Nats' starters: 'Locked in'

Max Scherzer breaks down what the Nationals can do with their starting pitching in the World Series.

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Cardinals score 3 runs in 5th to narrow deficit

The Cardinals start to fight back into Game 4 of the NLCS, scoring three runs in the top of the fifth to narrow the deficit to 7-4.

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Gerrit Cole shuts down the Yankees in Game 3

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How the Yankees let Gerrit Cole & Co. off the hook

The Astros ace didn't have his best stuff in Game 3 of the ALCS, but the Yankees didn't have theirs, either.

Cole: Delay in 5th inning didn't really affect me

Gerrit Cole describes what he thought of his performance in Game 3 of the ALCS and if the delay in the fifth inning affected him.

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Jose Altuve goes deep in the first

Jose Altuve takes the first pitch he sees from Luis Severino deep to center field for a solo home run.

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Reddick rips homer to second deck

Josh Reddick mashes a solo home run to second deck in right field to put the Astros up 2-0.

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Torres' long ball gets Yankees on the board

Gleyber Torres hits a solo home run to right field in the eighth inning, his second home run of the ALCS.

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The disgruntled former Jaguars cornerback is headed to L.A. for a huge haul. Bill Barnwell sorts through the details.

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Wise use of picks from Jalen Ramsey trade could power Jaguars for decade

The Jags have four first-rounders in the next two drafts. It's a big chance for the current regime.

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Players recount the first bucket of their careers

More than 500 players played in the NBA last season, and nearly all of them made at least one basket. We analyzed every player's first career basket and got the stories behind them.

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De'Aaron Fox, Kemba Walker, Kyle Kuzma and others reminisce

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Carsen Edwards goes off for eight 3s in third quarter

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Joel Embiid helps keep the 76ers perfect in preseason

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