2018 World Series Recap

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Game 1 at  Atlanta
Atlanta takes a 1-0 series lead

Game 2 at Atlanta
Minnesota ties series 1-1

Game 3 at Minnesota
Braves go up 2 games to 1

Game 4 at Minnesota
Atlanta pushes Twins to brink of elimination taking 3-1 series lead

Game 5 at Minnesota
Minnesota staves off elimination

Game 6 at Atlanta
Minnesota forces a game 7
GAME NOTE : Robbie Ray had a no hitter for 7 2/3 inning.  Byron Buxton broke it up with a bunt single.  Ray was lifted for a PH in the bottom of the 8th despite being 3 for 3 at at the plate.  

Game 7 at Atlanta
Braves win in a classic game 7

The Atlanta Braves are your new RABL World Champions and the party in the streets of Atlanta has officially kicked into high gear.  This was a great series that saw Fred and his Twins claw their way back from a 3-1 series deficit.  The Twins took game 5 with their backs against the wall.  Then trailing 3-0 in the top of the 9th of game 6, a 4 run 9th highlighted by a 2 run go ahead triple by Maikel Franco forced a 7th game in Atlanta.  The Twins staked ace Max Scherzer to a 4-0 lead only to watch the Braves hit a pair of 3 run homers, a PH bomb by Gregory Polanco in the 4th and the eventual game winning pinch hit shot by Ryan Goins in the 7th.  

Nothing was easy on either side throughout.  There were a lot of shaky fielding plays, some bad base running and some missed chances from both squads, but in the end the Braves were able to score 1 more run in the deciding game to claim the victory.  
Congrats to Fred Falzone for a great season and a great postseason run.  His team battled to the end and came within a few bounces of taking home the title.