In a nutshell: as of 12:05 a.m. (All times PT) Sunday by Hartley Miller


–The Tampa Bay Rays are going to the World Series for just the second time. The Rays doubled the Houston Astros 4-2 in Game 7 of the American League Championship Series.

–The LA Dodgers beat the Atlanta Braves 3-1 to force a 7th and deciding game in the National League Championship Series which will be played tonight at 5:15 (PT). The winner will face Tampa in the World Series which will begin Tuesday.


–There are a dozen Sunday games in the NFL including 4-0 Green Bay at 3-2 Tampa Bay this afternoon at 1:25 (PT). The 5-0 Seattle Seahawks are idle this weekend.