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Source: Common Domain

Red Sox-Astros: An Elite Battle of Heavyweights

Saturday 20:55 GMT

The Red Sox and Astros rendered moot all the clichés about small sample sizes and flukiness in October and simply kept on playing like the two best teams in baseball.

Both franchises have evolved since then, from merely very good teams to part of an elite class of heavyweights that stand apart from the rest of the league. The Astros added to their core championship group another All-Star starting pitcher in Gerrit Cole and a better bullpen, in part through the controversial midseason acquisition of Roberto Osuna.

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Source: Fox News

Houston Astros accused of cheating after man spotted filming opposing dugout; MLB investigating

Thursday 16:22 GMT

Down 2-1 in the best-of-seven American League Championship Series, the Houston Astros have been dealt another blow -- a complaint filed to Major League Baseball alleging a man associated with the Astros surreptitiously tried filming the Indians’ dugout during a playoff game last week.

MLB confirmed in a statement it was aware of a report by Metro Boston that a man claiming to be an Astros employee was removed from a credentialed area near the Boston Red Sox dugout during the ALCS opener at Fenway Park.

“Four hostile newspapers are more to be feared than a thousand bayonets...” ― Napoléon Bonaparte