There were 45 runs scored in the 2021 World Series, 25 by the Braves, and 20 by the Astros.
Major League = 45
He has died 13 days after the World Series concluded on November 2, 2021.
Thirteen = 45 / 45
Ritual = 45
IHS = 45
This the second death at age 45, of a former MLB player, since the conclusion of the World Series. In this case, Julio Lugo is dead one day before his 46th birthday, and he began his career with the Houston Astros and concluded it with the Atlanta Braves.
Read about the death of Pedro Feliciano at age 45, 7 days earlier, here.