Your American League Champs, the Texas Rangers!

by Jason Epstein

Thanks to a nine-run outburst in the bottom of the third inning, one that incredibly did not include a monster home run from Nelson Cruz,* the Rangers cruised into the World Series with a 15-5 rout of the Tigers in game six of the American League Championship Series.

* Cruz waited until the seventh inning before slugging his record sixth home run of the series.

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