Stolen base in World Series Game 1 means free tacos for all

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Since 2015, Taco Bell's "Steal a Base, Steal a Taco" promotion has become a popular deal for the fast-food chain.

Mookie Betts of the Boston Red Sox stole second base in the first inning, triggering the offer.

Betts said he had tacos dancing around in his brain when he was on first base and he wanted to be the one to unlock the "Steal A Base, Steal A Taco" promotion for all.

The Boston Red Sox didn't waste any time in Game 1 of the World Series, jumping on Clayton Kershaw and the Los Angeles Dodgers for two runs in the first inning at Fenway Park.

"Every year, we're overwhelmed with the excitement from our fans when combining America's favorite pastime with America's favorite tacos", Marisa Thalberg, Taco Bell's global chief brand officer, said in a statement.

It you're registered on Taco Bell's website or app, you can redeem your free Doritos Locos Taco online on November 1, 2018.

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Taco Bell does have an Instagram.

Mookie has instantly turned into a sports hero for kids and adults alike who love heading to Taco Bell. "I'll let everybody else get it".

Betts joins six other Major League Baseball players who have won free tacos for the nation, most recently following Cameron Maybin on the Houston Astros who also stole a base against the Dodgers in 2017.

For those without allegiances to specific taco and burrito chains - and without sensitive Holt-like stomachs - the free Doritos Loco Taco can be snagged on November 1 between 2 p.m. and 6 p.m.

Though the franchises technically met in the 1916 World Series - back when the Dodgers were known as the Brooklyn Robins - this is the first literal matchup between the Red Sox and the Dodgers in the Fall Classic. "I don't know if Taco Bell has an Instagram but they haven't messaged me or tagged me".

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