1. The Boston Red Sox beat the Houston Astros 8-2 in Game 3 to take a 2-1 series lead in the ALCS.
2. The Dodgers beat the Milwaukee Brewers 2-1 in 13 innings to even the NLCS at two games each.
3. The Lakers open the 2018-’19 NBA season Thursday night at Portland.
4. Paul Allen, the owner of the Seattle Seahawks and the Portland Trailblazers, passed away at the age of 65 from complications of non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma.
5. The Atlanta Falcons place RB Devonta Freeman on injured reserve but are hopeful that he can return this year.
6. Dodger pitcher Clayton Kershaw said he has not decided whether to opt out of his contract after this season.
7. Muir at Arcadia, Friday night, 7:00 p.m.
8. College Football AP Top 5: 1. Alabama 2. Ohio State 3. Clemson 4. Notre Dame 5. LSU.
9. On this day in 1974 the Oakland A’s beat the Dodgers 3-2 to win the World Series in five games. Reliever Rollie Fingers is named MVP.
10. “In my experience, each failure contains the seeds of your next success–if you are willing to learn from it.” – Paul Allen.