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World Series Game 1: Braves vs Astros game thread

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The Atlanta Braves return to the World Series for the first time in over twenty years Tuesday night in Game 1 versus the Houston Astros. The Braves got hot at the right time down the stretch securing their fourth straight division title. The defeated the Milwaukee Brewers in four games in the Division Series and then knocked off the Los Angeles Dodgers in six games avenging last year’s NLCS loss.

Charlie Morton will be Atlanta’s starter in Game 1 while the Astros will go with left-hander Framber Valdez.

Tuesday’s game will be televised on FOX and is slated to get underway at 8:09 p.m. ET.

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