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George Springer continues to be a force for Astros

George Springer continues to be a force for Astros

You could say that George Springer has rallied nicely after starting his World Series experience by striking out four times in Game 1.

Springer homered on Tuesday for Houston’s only run as Dodgers starter Rich Hill and four relief pitchers combined on a six hitter in a 3-1 victory that forced a deciding Game 7 on Wednesday.

After striking out in his first at-bat, Springer hit an opposite-field home run off Hill in the third inning. He later was walked intentionally and singled.

Springer is batting .375 in the Series, and his nine hits include four home runs. The only players to hit more homers in a Series are Reggie...

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