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Game 1: Washington Nationals v. Houston Astros - October 22, 2019

The Nationals grabbed Game 1 of the 2019 World Series in Houston by tagging then-Astros ace Gerrit Cole for five runs in seven innings in a 5-4 victory. Nationals veteran Ryan Zimmerman hit the first World Series home run in franchise history in the second inning, and young outfielder Juan Soto finished a triple shy of the cycle. The offensive output backed a solid outing from Max Scherzer, who allowed two earned runs in five innings to pick up the win.

Game 2: Washington Nationals v. Houston Astros - October 23, 2019

Washington exploded in the late innings of Game 2 to take a two-games-to-none stranglehold on the Series. After the two teams each scored twice in the first, the scoring was silent until Kurt Suzuki's solo blast led off the seventh - the first salvo in what ultimately became a six-run inning aided by a pair of Houston misplays. The Nats tacked on three more in the eighth and one in the ninth to turn that 2-2 tie into a 12-3 victory.

Game 3: Houston Astros v Washington Nationals - October 25, 2019

Houston finally broke through in Game 3 with a 4-1 victory as the Series turned to D.C. Houston used a bevy of bullpen arms to shut down the Nationals after Zack Greinke gave up seven hits in 4 2/3 innings. In total, five Houston relievers combined to allow just two hits over the final 4 1/3 innings as the offense collected 11 hits - 10 of them off Washington starter Anibal Sanchez - and four runs, including a 108.4-mph solo shot off the bat of Robinson Chirinos.

Game 4: Houston Astros v Washington Nationals - October 26, 2019

After three games of pedestrian offense, the Astros bats finally took their star turn to even the series at two games apiece in Game 4 and continue the string of visitor team victories. Five Houston starters picked up multiple hits in the 8-1 victory, highlighted by Alex Bregman's three-hit, five-RBI night. The Astros bullpen got the job done again - for the second consecutive game, a quintet of relievers closed the door on the Washington offense, which only mustered four hits in the loss.

Game 5: Houston Astros v. Washinton Nationals - October 27, 2019

The Astros put themselves just one win away from their second-ever title by sweeping all three games in D.C., capped off by a 7-1 Game 5 win. After faltering in Game 1, Cole came back to deliver an ace-like performance on the hill, allowing three hits and striking out nine over seven dominant innings. Scherzer, originally scheduled to start the contest for Washington, was scratched due to neck problems, and the Astros capitalized on the chance. 2019 AL Rookie of the Year Yordan Alvarez led the charge with a three-hit effort.

Game 6: Washington Nationals v Houston Astros - October 29, 2019

With his team's back to the wall, Stephen Strasburg delivered the performance of a lifetime in Game 6, coming two outs shy of a complete game in Washington's 7-2 victory that forced a Game 7. Strasburg allowed just five hits and struck out seven to win his second game of the Fall Classic. The Nats' offense scored four runs off the Houston bullpen, including Anthony Rendon's two-run homer in the seventh, his first blast of the Series.

Game 7: Washington Nationals v Houston Astros - October 30, 2019

After a tense first six innings of Game 7, and with his team down by one, Howard Kendrick authored the signature moment of his career - a two-run homer that just barely stayed fair, clanged off the right-field foul pole, and gave Washington a lead that they would not relinquish en route to a 6-2 triumph in the final game of the Series. From Kendrick's timely blast to Scherzer's gritty five-inning performance after coming back from neck issues, the Nats' performance in Game 7 was symbolic of the never-say-die spirit that carried them to their first title. Strasburg earned World Series MVP honors after picking up his second win in the Series.

World Series Championship Parade - November 2, 2019

The victory set off a days-long celebration for the Nationals, culminating in one of the most memorable championship parades in recent history - an even fit for a history-making squad representing the nation's capital.