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The Tampa Bay Rays are headed to the World Series, where they will meet the LA Dodgers

MLB: ALCS-Houston Astros at Tampa Bay Rays Jayne Kamin-Oncea-USA TODAY Sports

In case you were kidnapped and held in an underground bunker over the weekend, let me break some good news to you: The Rays knocked off the Astros and are headed to the World Series!

They will play the Dodgers, who rallied to knock off the Braves 4-3 in Game 7 of the NLCS.

The World Series will begin on Tuesday. All games will be at 8 PM on Fox.

Fabian Ardaya at The Athletic: The Rays did it their way.

Marc Topkin: As if there any doubt, Cuban sensation Randy Arozarena was named ALCS MVP.

Topper also with Twitter reactions.

John Romano at the Times: Hello America. Meet the Rays, your new favorite team.

Mike Petriello on how the Rays defense helped decide the series.

Jayson Stark says there has never been another great team like the Rays.

Stephanie Apstein at SI:

From AJ Cassavell:

Neil Solandz on the Randy trade:

This was a little surprising, but Ji-Man Choi will be the first Korean position player to play in the World Series.

While Randy was great, let’s not forget the great work done by Charlie Morton.

This is fantastic:

Go Rays!