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•  In the American League Championship Series, the Texas Rangers beat the Houston Astros 9-3, tying the series at three game apiece and sending it to a seventh and deciding game tonight.

The National League Championship Series also continues this afternoon with game six between the Philadelphia Phillies and Arizona Diamondbacks; the Phillies have a 3-2 game lead in the best of seven series.

•  In Week Seven of National Football League play:

Atlanta Falcons 16, Tampa Bay Buccaneers 13

Cleveland Browns 39, Indianapolis Colts 38

Detroit Lions 6, Baltimore Ravens 38

Arizona Cardinals 10, Seattle Seahawks 20

Los Angeles Chargers 17, Kansas City Chiefs 31

Oakland Raiders 12, Chicago Bears 30

Washington Commanders 7, New York Giants 14

Buffalo Bills 25, New England Patriots 29

Pittsburgh Steelers 24, Los Angeles Rams 17

Green Bay Packers 17, Denver Broncos 19

Miami Dolphins 17, Philadelphia Eagles 31