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Network executives at Fox are officially neutral, but you can’t blame them if they secretly root for the Yankees. A win by New York over the Houston Astros, either Friday or Saturday night, would guarantee the broadcaster a World Series featuring teams in the top two U.S. television markets. The Los Angeles Dodgers advanced to the championship round Thursday night. An East Coast-West Coast battle would give Fox a storyline rivaling last year’s, when the Chicago Cubs topped the Cleveland Indians in the highest-rated series since 2004. Ads for the final game in that matchup went for $500,000 each. The teams have faced off in 11 World Series going back to the Dodgers’ days in Brooklyn. 21st Century