It’s 7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 26. I’m starting my evening workout in the Garrison Fitness Center. Game one of the World Series is about to start in Houston.

7:15: I let out a whoop in the empty gym as Jorge Soler hits a leadoff home run for the Braves against Astros starter Framber Valdez.

7:35: I’m finishing my jog around the gym as the Braves take a 2-0 lead.

7:50: I’m in my first set on the weight bench. I’m happy because the Braves lead 3-0.

8:15: Driving my car on Martin Road toward Gate 1. The game is on the radio. I yell with joy as Adam Duvall blasts a two-run homer to put Atlanta up 5-0.

8:35: I’m at the counter inside my favorite Mexican restaurant. To my dismay, all four televisions in the dining area are tuned to a hockey game. Are you kidding me? How can they be watching the hockey game during the World Series? I politely ask for a remote so I can change one TV to the big game on Fox. The Braves are still up 5-nil or cinco nada.

9:00: I drive home with the Braves up 5-1 in the fifth. I’m optimistic but still leery because Houston is explosive.

10:30: Starting to get sleepy but I want to see the end of this Braves win. It’s 5-1 entering the eighth.

11:00: Left fielder Eddie Rosario throws out Houston’s Yuli Gurriel at second base for the third out of the eighth as he tried to stretch a single into a double. Braves lead 6-2 entering the ninth.

11:19: Braves beat the Astros 6-2. Game over. I can sleep peacefully now. I’m sorry Braves starter Charlie Morton went down with a leg injury but this team is resilient.

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