By Anthony Caruso III | Publisher
The Texas Rangers have won the World Series. They have defeated the Arizona Diamondbacks.
In Game 5 of the series, the Rangers won 5-0. With this win, the Rangers clinched the series with four wins to 1 in the best-of-seven series.
This is the first World Series Championship for the Rangers. They were 0-2 in their previous two appearances in 2010 and 2011.
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In the seventh inning, Mitch Garver singled to center field. This allowed Corey Seager to score to make it 1-0.
Then, in the ninth inning, Jonah Heim singled to center field. Josh Jung scored.
Nathaniel Lowe also scored on the play. However, he scored on a fielding error by center fielder Alek Thomas to make it 3-0.
The game was out of reach when Marcus Semien hit a home run to left center field. Heim also scored on the play for a 5-0 lead.
Rangers pitcher Nathan Eovaldi received the win and went a perfect 5-0 in the postseason. He went six innings and allowed no runs on four hits.
Josh Sborz picked up his first save of the postseason. He went 2 1/3rd innings and allowed no runs on one hit.
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Diamondbacks pitcher Zac Gallen fell to 2-3 in the postseason. He went 6 1/3rd innings with one earned run on three hits.
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