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The Latest on Game 2 of the World Series

Soto, Nationals top Cole, Astros 5-4 in World…

Juan Soto homered onto the train tracks high above the left field wall and hit a two-run double as the Washington Nationals tagged Gerrit Cole and the Houston Astros 5-4 in the World Series opener

Ascending Astros soar from baseball's bottom to top

After losing 100 games in three straight seasons, the Houston Astros are in position to become the first team to win 100 in four consecutive years

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Very complex: Nats, Astros share spring site…

Washington Nationals and Houston Astros are meeting in the World Series after starting spring training while sharing the same complex in Florida

Astros reliever James uses mental training to…

Hard-throwing reliever Josh James credits mental training for success with Houston Astros

Altuve's HR in 9th sends Astros to World Series…

Jose Altuve homered off Aroldis Chapman with two outs in the ninth inning and the Houston Astros outlasted the New York Yankees 6-4 to advance to the World Series for the second time in three years

Astros executive apologizes, MLB to conduct…

The assistant general manager of the Houston Astros has apologized for using "inappropriate language" after a Sports Illustrated report said he repeatedly yelled toward a group of female reporters about closer Roberto Osuna during a clubhouse celebration

Zimmerman full circle with HR trot for Nats in…

Zimmerman comes full circle with a trot around the bases and the first home run in a World Series game for Nationals

LeMahieu, Hicks lift Yanks over Astros, close to…

DJ LeMahieu and Aaron Hicks stunned Justin Verlander with first-inning home runs, James Paxton made the lead stand up and the New York Yankees beat Houston 4-1, cutting the Astros' lead in the AL Championship Series to 3-2

Mike Schmidt: Why can't I just accept it's all about power?

Hall of Famer Mike Schmidt says it's clear that baseball these days is all about home runs

Left Out: Astros 1st WS team minus lefty pitcher…

The Houston Astros have become the first World Series team since 1903 to not have a single left-handed pitcher on its Fall Classic roster

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The eyes have it: Scherzer embraces 2 different…

The eyes have it: Max Scherzer embraces 2 different eye colors

MLB umpire Eric Cooper dies at 52; did playoffs 2…

Major League Baseball umpire Eric Cooper, who worked the AL Division Series two weeks ago, has died

World Series: How the Nationals and Astros match…

A position-by-position look at how the Nationals and Astros match up in the World Series

World Series in Houston a homecoming for Nats…

Washington Nationals star Anthony Rendon vividly remembers his one visit to the Astrodome as a child to see the Houston Astros and his beloved Killer B's

Astros power past Yanks for 3-1 ALCS lead…

George Springer and Carlos Correa each hit three-run home runs, and the Houston Astros got another wild ace off the hook to beat the sloppy New York Yankees 8-3 and reach the cusp of a second World Series visit in three years

The Latest: Zimmerman recalls first time he saw…

The Latest on the World Series

Yankees need ace like Gerrit Cole as they pivot…

Gerrit Cole could be seeing a lot more of the New York Yankees real soon

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Nats sweep Cards; DC in World Series for 1st time…

Washington is heading to the World Series for the first time in 86 years after the wild-card Nationals used a seven-run first inning and Patrick Corbin's 12-strikeout performance to beat the St. Louis Cardinals 7-4 and sweep the NL Championship Series

Waiting game: Nationals get 6 days off before…

Off their routine, Nationals try to stay loose and sharp with 6 days off before World Series

Savages in the box go bust with slew of strikeouts

A record-setting season by Savages in the Box ended with a slew of strikeouts and another October bust for the New York Yankees