World Series - Game 1

Houston defeated Boston in six games to take the American League Championship and head to their third World Series in the last five years; Atlanta, meanwhile, booked their first visit to the World Series since 1999 by defeating Los Angeles Dodgers in six games to claim the National League Championship.

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As an unexpected Fall Classic matchup begins, here's what will decide which team will be the last one standing.

The league's defending champions, behind their 26-year-old star, are out to prove they're "going to do this for a long time."

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Ole Gunnar Solskjaer will continue as Manchester United manager but has been told his job is still very much under threat, sources told ESPN.

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Arsenal's win over Leeds to reach the Carabao Cup quarterfinals has further squad implications beyond the chance to win hardware for Mikel Arteta.





T.Y. Hilton hasn't meshed with new Colts QB Carson Wentz, Derek Carr expected to have another coach and Robert Quinn has seen a resurgence in Chicago.


Which teams have the most -- and least -- speed? How do all 32 teams stack up positionally? And why is speed so important in today's game and roster building?

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