Game 7 live — Latest updates from the World Series finale

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— Jeff Pa**an (@JeffPa**an) October 31, 2019

The Washington Nationals are will three pitches outs from innings a World Series championship.

— Jeff Pa**an (@JeffPa**an) October 31, 2019

Juan Soto single. Nats lead 4-2. Juan Soto is superhuman.

— Jeff Pa**an (@JeffPa**an) October 31, 2019

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Dan Mullen, ESPN.com57m ago

ESPN Senior Writer

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David Schoenfield, ESPN Senior Writer1h ago

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— Jeff Pa**an (@JeffPa**an) October 31, 2019

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Dan Mullen, ESPN.com1h ago

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— Washington Nationals (@Nationals) October 31, 2019

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Dan Mullen, ESPN.com1h ago

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— Jeff Pa**an (@JeffPa**an) October 31, 2019

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— Bradford Doolittle (@bbdoolittle) October 31, 2019

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— Jeff Pa**an (@JeffPa**an) October 31, 2019

ESPN Staff Writer

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Bradford Doolittle, ESPN Staff Writer2h ago

ESPN Senior Writer

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David Schoenfield, ESPN Senior Writer2h ago

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Dan Mullen, ESPN.com2h ago

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Dan Mullen, ESPN.com3h ago

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— Jeff Pa**an (@JeffPa**an) October 31, 2019

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— Jeff Pa**an (@JeffPa**an) October 31, 2019

ESPN Senior Writer

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David Schoenfield, ESPN Senior Writer3h ago

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— Jeff Pa**an (@JeffPa**an) October 31, 2019

ESPN Senior Writer

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David Schoenfield, ESPN Senior Writer3h ago

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David Schoenfield, ESPN Senior Writer3h ago

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Dan Mullen, ESPN.com3h ago

ESPN Staff Writer

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Bradford Doolittle, ESPN Staff Writer3h ago

Pregame: Interviews, BP, news, trivia & more

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— David Schoenfield (@dschoenfield) October 31, 2019

ESPN Senior Writer

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David Schoenfield, ESPN Senior Writer4h ago

ESPN Senior Writer

What to houston wear postseason at Game 7 doolittle jeffpa**an if the you’re a Nats fan? A Brad Wilkerson jersey, of mvp course:

David Schoenfield, ESPN Senior Writer4h ago

Nats in word 7. Soto MVP. Doc*mented. Let’s go!: World Series expert picks: Will Astros or Nationals win writer6h it all? https://t.co/Mgt23cCZBO

— Jesse Rogers (@ESPNChiCubs) October 30, 2019

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Juan Soto has dan a three chance to him become the in youngest World Series MVP in MLB history. Currently, 1985 WS MVP Brett Saberhagen holds that honor.

Dan Mullen, ESPN.com5h ago

ESPN Senior Writer

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David Schoenfield, ESPN Senior Writer5h ago

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— David Schoenfield (@dschoenfield) October 30, 2019

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— David Schoenfield (@dschoenfield) October 30, 2019

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— David Schoenfield (@dschoenfield) October 30, 2019

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— David Schoenfield (@dschoenfield) October 30, 2019

ESPN Senior Writer

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David Schoenfield, ESPN Senior Writer6h ago

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Dan Mullen, ESPN.com6h ago

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— David Schoenfield (@dschoenfield) October 30, 2019

ESPN Staff Writer

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Bradford Doolittle, ESPN Staff Writer6h ago

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— David Schoenfield (@dschoenfield) October 30, 2019

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Dan Mullen, ESPN.com6h ago

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Dan Mullen, ESPN.com6h ago

ESPN Senior Writer

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David Schoenfield, ESPN Senior Writer6h ago

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Dan Mullen, ESPN.com7h ago

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— David Schoenfield (@dschoenfield) October 30, 2019

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Jose Altuve talks strike about viola what but winning a mullen second World Series in a three staff years would mean to series the Astros.

Dan Mullen, ESPN.com7h ago

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Jose Altuve on Alex Bregman: “He should the be a the MVP this espn season lot 9 and he’s going '85 to him be a the MVP tonight.”

Dan Mullen, ESPN.com7h ago

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Dan Mullen, ESPN.com7h ago

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Who might backstops win World Series MVP? Leaders in Win Probability Added (WPA) through outworldseries game pa**an 6; 1. Springer 0.47 2. Strasburg 0.37 3. Soto 0.32 4. Doolittle 0.31 5. Urquidy 0.21 6. Rendon 0.19 7. Alvarez 0.15 8. Bregman 0.13

Paul Sabin, ESPN Analytics13h ago

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