Ernesto RoderdeReading: 3 min.
The Diamondbacks return to a Fall Classic after 22 years and face the Texas Rangers in an unprecedented World Series; You can enjoy this fight on Star+ starting Friday, October 27
Knocking down the champion National League And American League, Arizona And Texas They lead us to a new fight World Series. The Dbacks, with their second national title, against the Rangers, three-time champions of the ‘young circuit’.
Ninth ArizonaThe surprise team in the playoffs is the worst ranked team NationalFour wins away from his second title MLB. First, he fired Milwaukee BrewersFor the Western Champions of the ‘Old Circuit’, Los Angeles Dodgers And defeated and finished the job Philadelphia Phillies.
For their part, Rangers have progressed with few surprises despite losing the West Pennant in the last game of the season. First they deleted it Tampa Bay RaysThey swept Baltimore Orioles and suffered before Houston Astros.
Talking about titles, there is only one championship between the two teams and that belongs to the national team. Arizona Played in only one World Series and won it New York Yankees In 2001. For its part, Texas Will be playing in its third Fall Classic, but so far without a medal. They lost to the San Francisco Giants in 2010 and to the St. Louis Cardinals 12 years ago.
Ninth Torrey Lovello Driven by the offensive power of Ketel Marte. The Dominican has hit a 16-game hitting streak in the playoffs and is unstoppable with the bat. In his first postseason appearance, Marte was the MVP of the National Championship Series.
Appointed to another Latin American league, Adolis Garcia Guided Rangers His third U.S. pennant. Cuban has 20 RBIs in these playoffs.
On the other hand, there will be only one Mexican player World Series. Alex ThomasHe was Mexico’s center fielder in the last World Baseball Classic.
Speaking of fighting from the sidelines, the manager Texas There is a top. Bruce Bochy With more experience in the Major Leagues, he already has 3 championship rings, all as manager of the San Francisco Giants. For its part, Torrey Lovello He has been in Arizona since 2017 and will play in his first Fall Classic as a manager. In 2013 he won with the Boston Red Sox, but he was part of the practice squad.
Everything is ready for the 2023 edition, the last series of the year. Who will win?