The 2017 @MLB World Series played out in dramatic fashion with the @astros defeating the @Dodgers in seven exciting games. And all of the top #Postseason moments on and off the diamond happened on Twitter.
As soon as Houston clinched its first #WorldSeries title in franchise history, the @astros took to Twitter as the celebration began on the field.
Houston @astros center fielder George Springer was named the #WorldSeries MVP.
The @astros and @MLB brought fans down to the field during the celebration.
Several celebrities and athletes also congratulated the champs on Twitter.
Despite a disappointing ending to the season, the @Dodgers tipped their caps to the @astros on a well played series and thanked fans for their support all season long.
Here are the moments that generated the biggest peaks of Twitter conversation during the series, measured in Tweets per minute (TPM):
These were the most-mentioned @astros of the series on Twitter:
And these were the most-mentioned @Dodgers:
World Series highlights and moments
Video highlights of the best moments throughout the World Series were delivered to fans’ timelines thanks to the Twitter’s partnership with MLB and brands such as @TMobile, @Gatorade and @Apple.
@TMobile sponsored MLB postseason Twitter Moments throughout October. Here’s a Twitter Moment recap of the thrilling clincher:
And before the offseason begins @MLB fans can #GoLive one more time. A special postseason recap and championship parade edition of the The Dugout will stream live exclusively on Twitter on Friday, November 3. The live stream will be available at TheDugout.Twitter.com or via @MLB on Twitter.