The Boston Red Sox celebrate their 5-1 win over the LA Dodgers in game five. Photograph:  Sean M. Haffey/Getty

Red Sox first baseman Steve Pearce started Game 5 of the World Series the same way he and his Boston teammates finished Game 4 – by sticking a dagger (...)

Eduardo Nunez celebrates his three-run home run in the first game of the World Series against the LA Dodgers. Photograph: Elsa/Getty

Eduardo Nunez slammed a three-run pinch hit homer and Andrew Benintendi collected four hits to power the Boston Red Sox to a 8-4 win over the Los Ange(...)

The Houston Astros celebrate after batter Alex Bregman scored the winning run against the LA Dodgers. Photograph: Tannen Maury/EPA

If the wild, extra-innings slugfest in the second game of this captivating World Series was unhinged, Game 5 was certifiably insane. It was also an in(...)

Los Angeles Dodgers Justin Turner follows through on a two-run home run off Houston Astros pitcher Dallas Keuchel in the bottom of the sixth inning of game one of the Major League Baseball (MLB) World Series at Dodger Stadium in Los Angeles. Photo: Adam Davis/EPA

Justin Turner hit a two-run home run in the bottom of the sixth inning to give the Los Angeles Dodgers a 3-1 win against the Houston Astros in the fir(...)

Ben Zobrist  of the Chicago Cubs crashes into Roberto Perez  of the Cleveland Indians to score a run in the first inning of  Game Six of the World Series at Progressive Field  in Cleveland, Ohio. Photograph: Elsa/Getty Images

It was 71 degrees at game time – which was 7:10pm back in Chicago – when Josh Tomlin threw a baseball with 108 stitches to Dexter Fowler. This was the(...)

 The Chicago Cubs celebrate defeating the Los Angeles Dodgers 5-0 in game six of the National League Championship Series to advance to the World Series against the Cleveland Indians at Wrigley Field in Chicago, Illinois. Photograph: Getty Images

Chicago Cubs advanced to the World Series for the first time in 71 years with a 5-0 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers on Saturday night. The Gam(...)