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Bregman breaks out of slump with record-setting night

His 5 RBIs are the most by a third baseman in World Series history.

Coming into the fourth game of the World Series, Alex Bregman had been in a slump.  That slump is now over, and Bregman broke out in record fashion.

With a grand slam in the seventh inning, Bregman had five RBIs on the night, which is more RBIs in a World Series game than any other third baseman in league history.  It’s also the first five-RBI night by an American League player in the World Series since Hideki Matsui did it in 2009.

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It was the first World Series grand slam since Addison Russell's in Game 6 for the Chicago Cubs in 2016, and just the third in the past two decades.

Bregman had been slumping since the start of the AL Championship Series but is 3-for-5 with five RBIs in Game 4. 

The Astros evened the World Series at two games apiece.  Game 5 is Sunday in Washington D.C.

Let's watch it again...

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