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SportsPulse: This may be the most energetic World Series we've seen in a long time. For both teams, the joy often seen in Latin American baseball culture has sparked their exuberance on and off the pitch.
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HOUSTON – You've toppled the Invincible and taken a massive step toward the impossible.

Yes, the first World Series victory of the Washington Nationals in the history of their franchise was not just any game 1

They defeated the unbeatable Gerrit Cole, broken the winning streak of the Houston Astros ace in 19 games, and the world's superstar -Slugger, who is still too young to drink for at least a few days. [19659005] The Nationals won a game-changing solo effort by Juan Soto, who turns 21 on Friday, on a surprise 5-0 victory in the World Series. He followed four innings later with a sounding double run, which enabled the final triumph runs.

Both The ride home reached the tracks of Minute Maid Park, the double ringing on the left field fence.

The Nationals left fielder Juan Soto shoots a home run in the fourth inning. (Photo: Troy Taormina, USA TODAY Sports)

Both stunned the crowded crowd of 43,339 and Cole, whose postseason has been as rhythmic and reliable as a metronome.