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The Astros run to the World Series dominates this week's top stories

The Astros run to the World Series dominates this week's top stories

 Houston Astros celebrate after defeating the New York Yankees in ALCS
The Astros run to the World Series dominates this week's most popular articles. Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images

It's time to recap the most popular stories on CultureMap from this past week:

1. Astros 'mystery fan' who became an internet sensation is found; he'll be back! Local attorney Moustapha El-Hakam became an internet sensation when Fox cameras captured him wearing a batting helmet and gloves at Game 7 of the ALCS.

2. The Astros ARE Houston: Bold, resilient, diverse team embodies their hometown. Nowhere will you find a team that looks more like its hometown, Ken Hoffman writes.

3. Kate Upton joins on-field celebration with Justin Verlander after Astros clinch ALCS. The supermodel sported a vintage Astros jersey as she celebrated the team's ALCS win. 

4. World Series pressure has Minute Maid Park concessions working overtime with new food items. The chefs at the ballpark have created five new menu items just for the World Series.

5. These 11 Houston billionaires land on Forbes list of richest Americans. With a net worth of $6.7 billion, Rich Kinder is Houston's wealthiest resident.