World Series Live Updates: Atlanta Tries Again to Clinch Title

Alan Blinder

ImageYoung Atlanta fans are getting a crash course in worrying about the local teams. 
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The Astros are looking to break a long streak in Major League Baseball: Since the 2013 Boston Red Sox clinched at Fenway Park, no team has locked up the World Series on its home field.


In 2019, when the Washington Nationals beat the Houston Astros for the title, they not only failed to win the World Series at home, they never won a single game in Washington.

Atlanta spoiled its chance to win a title before its fans at Truist Park — where, until Sunday, it was 7-0 this postseason — but Manager Brian Snitker said he would ultimately not mind where his team won, if it did.

“I don’t care where we’re at,”…

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