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Astros Crawfish Boil: October 15h, 2015

Astros links after the Astros can't get past the Royals in the ALDS.

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Astros News:

Astros can’t hold early lead, fall to Royals in Game 5 of ALDS - Ultimate Astros
Royals starter Cueto tosses eight dominant innings to pace Kansas City.

Johnny Cueto pitches Royals to ALDS victory |
In the biggest game of his career, right-hander Johnny Cueto delivered, holding down the Astros for eight innings on two hits and two runs while helping the Royals secure a 7-2 victory in Game 5 of the American League Division Series on Wednesday night, sending them on to face the Blue Jays in the AL Championship Series.

King Me! Royals advance to ALCS with Game 5 win over Houston Astros | FOX Sports

The Royals advanced to the ALCS for the second straight year with a 7-2 Game 5 win over the Astros in the ALDS Wednesday night.

Dallas Keuchel’s shaky relief stint in Game 5 shouldn’t overshadow historic season - Ultimate Astros

Astros manager A.J. Hinch waited at the top step of the visitors’ dugout Wednesday night as his ace lefthander solemnly strolled off the mound while the sellout crowd at Kauffman Stadium danced in aisles.

Astros Carlos Correa a special, humble player |
KANSAS CITY -- A day later and the memories lingered for Astros rookie Carlos Correa. It was bugging him.

Five reasons why the Astros lost Game 5 of the ALDS - Ultimate Astros
Some reasons why the Astros' season ended Wednesday.

Photos: Astros fans gather to watch Game 5 of ALDS - Ultimate Astros
Fans gather to watch deciding game of ALDS.

More Than a Curveball: Making Collin McHugh | FanGraphs Baseball
How Collin McHugh went from struggles with other clubs to success with the Astros.

Other Baseball News:

Blue Jays beat Rangers in wild ALDS Game 5 |

The Blue Jays are heading to the American League Championship Series for the first time since 1993, and it was one of the biggest home runs in franchise history that got them there.

Chaos ensues in Toronto after Rangers score controversial run in Game 5 | Big League Stew - Yahoo Sports
From Yahoo Sports: The Blue Jays are playing the game under protest after Rougned Odor's controversial run in the seventh inning.

Jose Bautista bat-flips away all-time weird inning, sends Blue Jays to ALCS | HardballTalk
Insane game gives the Blue Jays their first playoff series win since 1993.

Here's everything that happened in the historically bizarre 7th inning of the Blue Jays-Rangers Game 5 -
There will never be an inning like this again. Send the whole thing to Cooperstown and bury it.