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NW Cabarrus grad wins World Series MVP

Corey Seager leads Dodgers to first title since 1988

KANNAPOLIS, N.C. — The L.A. Dodgers are World Series Champions, and Kannapolis' own Corey Seager has been named the MVP.

Los Angeles won Game 6 of the series, 3-1 over the Tampa Bay Rays to clinch the title Tuesday night.

Seager, a Northwest Cabarrus graduate, hit two home runs in the World Series, drove in five runs and scored seven times. He hit eight total postseason home runs and was the MVP of the National League Championship Series.

Additionally, Ardrey Kell grad Alex Wood pitched four scoreless innings, including two in the clinching game.

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