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Astros' cheating scandal, explained: How Houston's 2017 sign-stealing scheme shook up MLB

Astros' cheating scandal, explained: How Houston's 2017 sign-stealing scheme shook up MLB

The Astros are back in the World Series for the third time in five years. Though several years removed from the cheating scandal that tarnished its first title win in 2017, Houston has been unable to escape the shadow of the scandal.

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Twitter reacts to Freddie Freeman's go-ahead home run to lead Braves over Brewers in NLDS

Twitter reacts to Freddie Freeman's go-ahead home run to lead Braves over Brewers in NLDS

After Tuesday night, Freddie Freeman has five postseason home runs to his credit. But it was his fifth, and most recent, that also was one of the biggest. With the Braves tied 4-4 against the Brewers in the bottom of the eighth inning in Game 4 of the NLDS, Freeman hit a solo home run to put Atlanta up 5-4, eventually leading to the 3-1 series win to send the team to the NLCS for the second year in a row.

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