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In Major League Baseball, the Houston Astros defeated the Boston Red Sox 5-4, to win their best-of-five game American League Divisional Series by a 3-1 margin and move on to the AL Championship Series. And, in the National League Divisional Series, the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 3-1, to end a three game sweep and move on to the NL Championship Series.

Meanwhile, the New York Yankees defeated the Cleveland Indians 7-3, evening their best-of-five AL Divisional Series at two games apiece.

Over in the National League, the Chicago Cubs defeated the Washington Nationals 2-1, to take a 2-1 NL Divisional Series lead.

In NFL Monday Night Football, the Minnesota Vikings beat the Chicago Bears 20-17.
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