(Undated)  —  Here is the latest sports news:  World Series opens tonight.  Mets hire Callaway as new manager.  Eagles sink Redskins on MNF.  Browns’ Thomas is out for season.  Suns trying to trade Eric Bledsoe.

>>World Series Begins Tonight

(Los Angeles, CA)  —  The Fall Classic is here.  The Dodgers and Astros play Game One of the World Series tonight in Los Angeles.  The Dodgers are looking to win their first championship since 1988.  Houston was swept in its only World Series appearance in 2005.  Clayton Kershaw will oppose Dallas Keuchel [[ KYE-kull ]].  LA expects shortstop Corey Seager to be on the roster after missing all of the NLCS.

>>Mets Hire New Manager

(Flushing, NY)  —  The Mets have found their new manager.  New York general manager Sandy Alderson has hired Mickey Callaway to replace Terry Collins in the dugout.  Callaway is the 21st manager in franchise history.  He served as the Indians’ pitching coach the last five seasons.  The Metropolitans finished a disappointing 70-and-92 this season.

>>Eagles Have Best Record in NFL

(Philadelphia, PA)  —  The Eagles sit atop the NFL all by themselves.  Carson Wentz threw four touchdown passes as Philadelphia took down the Redskins 34-24 on “Monday Night Football” at Lincoln Financial Field.  Philly has the best record in the league at 6-and-1.  The Rams, Vikings, Chiefs, Steelers and Patriots are all 5-and-2.  Washington fell to 3-and-3.

>>Browns Lose Thomas For The Season

(Berea, OH)  —  The Browns are still winless and now have to finish the season without their rock.  Cleveland’s starting left tackle Joe Thomas is done for the season due to a torn triceps.  He suffered the injury during Sunday’s loss to the Titans in overtime.  Thomas has played 10,363 consecutive plays and never missed a snap in his career prior to the injury.

>>Suns Looking To Move Bledsoe

(Phoenix, AZ)  —  The Suns’ dysfunction is churning on multiple fronts.  Star point guard Eric Bledsoe was sent home from the team and it’s expected he has played his final game for Phoenix.  The Suns also fired head coach Earl Watson and replaced him with interim manager Jay Triano.  The Suns won their first game of the season under Triano 117-115 over the Kings at home last night to improve to 1-and-3.

 

>>MONDAY’S SCOREBOARD

NFL
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Philadelphia Eagles 34, Washington Redskins 24

MLB Playoffs
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No Games Scheduled

NBA
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Philadelphia 76ers 97, Detroit Pistons 86
Miami Heat 104, Atlanta Hawks 93
Milwaukee Bucks 103, Charlotte Hornets 94
Memphis Grizzlies 98, Houston Rockets 90
San Antonio Spurs 101, Toronto Raptors 97
Golden State Warriors 133, Dallas Mavericks 103
Washington Wizards 109, Denver Nuggets 104
Phoenix Suns 117, Sacramento Kings 115

NHL
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San Jose Sharks 4, New York Rangers 1
Toronto Maple Leafs 3, Los Angeles Kings 2

 

>>TUESDAY’S SCHEDULE  (All times are Eastern)

MLB World Series
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8:09 p.m. – Houston Astros at Los Angeles Dodgers
(Game One of best-of-seven World Series)

NBA
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7:00 p.m. – Brooklyn Nets at Orlando Magic
7:00 p.m. – Chicago Bulls at Cleveland Cavaliers
7:30 p.m. – New York Knicks at Boston Celtics
8:00 p.m. – Indiana Pacers at Minnesota Timberwolves
10:00 p.m. – New Orleans Pelicans at Portland Trail Blazers
10:30 p.m. – Utah Jazz at LA Clippers

NHL
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7:00 p.m. – Anaheim Ducks at Philadelphia Flyers
7:00 p.m. – Tampa Bay Lightning at Carolina Hurricanes
7:00 p.m. – Edmonton Oilers at Pittsburgh Penguins
7:00 p.m. – Arizona Coyotes at New York Islanders
7:30 p.m. – Florida Panthers at Montreal Canadiens
7:30 p.m. – Los Angeles Kings at Ottawa Senators
7:30 p.m. – Detroit Red Wings at Buffalo Sabres
8:00 p.m. – Vancouver Canucks at Minnesota Wild
8:00 p.m. – Calgary Flames at Nashville Predators
9:00 p.m. – Dallas Stars at Colorado Avalanche
10:00 p.m. – Chicago Blackhawks at Vegas Golden Knights