Jose Altuve #27 of the Houston Astros celebrates with Alex Bregman #2, Marwin Gonzalez #9 and Carlos Correa #1 after defeating the New York Yankees by a score of 4-0 to win Game Seven of the American League Championship Series at Minute Maid Park on October 21, 2017 in Houston, Texas. (Elsa/Getty Images)

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SI Names J.J. Watt, José Altuve Sportsperson of the Year

For their efforts in helping Houston after the devastating hurricane.

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Sports Illustrated has named J.J. Watts and José Altuve as 2017 Sportsperson of the Year for their work off the field, namely, their work to support and lift up Houston after the devastating hurricane that struck this year. Watt raised more than $37 million in relief and Altuve was a major player behind one of the most unlikely World Series runs in recent memory.

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