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•  In game three of the National League Championship Series, the Arizona Diamondbacks scratched out a 2-1 win against the Philadelphia Phillies.  The Phillies still  maintain a 2-1 lead in the best-of-seven series.

In game four of the American League Championship Series, the Houston Astros beat the Texas Rangers 10-3, tying up the best-of-seven series at two games apiece.

•  In Thursday Night Football, the Jacksonville Jaguars defeated the New Orleans Saints 31-24.