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•  The New York Mets last night, with a 7-2 win over the Milwaukee Brewers, clinched a playoff slot for the first time since 2016.

They are the third team in the major leagues to do so.  The Los Angeles Dodgers have won the National League West division championship, and the Houston Astros have won the American League West division championship.

•  There were two Monday Night Football games this week…

Minnesota Vikings 7, Philadelphia Eagles 24

Tennessee Titans 7, Buffalo Bills 41