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• The New York Yankees defeated the Minnesota Twins 5-1 yesterday in their AL Divisional Series, completing a 3-0 sweep of the best-of-five series and now moving on to the AL Championship Series.

Meanwhile, in the other ALDS, the Tampa Bay Rays beat the Houston Astros 10-3. The Astros now have a 2-1 lead in their best-of-five series.

Over in the National League…the Washington Nationals beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 6-1, and the two teams are now tied 2-2 in their best-of-five series.

And the St. Louis Cardinals defeated the Atlanta Braves 5-4, also creating a 2-2 series tie.

• And, in Monday Night Football, the San Francisco 49ers defeated the Cleveland Browns 31-3.
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