Los Angeles Dodgers to face off with the Tampa Bay Rays in the World Series

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Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Julio Urias celebrates their win against the Atlanta Braves in Game 7 of a baseball National League Championship Series Sunday, Oct. 18, 2020, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)

The Los Angeles Dodgers are headed to the World Series.The Dodgers beat the Atlanta Braves 4-3 in a pivotal Game 7 of the National League Championship series Sunday.

The teamwill now go head-to-head with the Tampa Bay Rays when the World Series starts Tuesday in in Arlington, Texas, at the newly-opened Globe Life Field.This is the 20th World Series appearance in the storied history of the Dodgers franchise.

The Dodgers will now have represented the National League in the World Series in three of the last four years. The Dodgers have won the World Series six times, with the last championship coming in 1988.

This is Tampa Bay’s second World Series appearance in franchise history, with the other coming in 2008.The Rays defeated the Houston Astros 4-2 in Game 7 Saturday night in San Diego’s Petco Park.

Source: CNN