It looked like the Astros were dead men walking after going down 3-0 to the Rays in the ALCS. They stayed alive in Game four, but who would have thought the Astros could win a bullpen contest in Game 5?
But seven bullpen arms including five rookies held the Rays to three runs, and the Astros started the game with a first pitch George Springer dinger, and ended the game with a Carlos Correa walk off homer, his second playoff walk off four-bagger.
Astros win, 4-3
At last the ASTROS have the momentum.
Today, we send out our best starter, Framber Valdez, against the 2018 Cy Young winner, Blake Snell.
No lineup available at time of publication.
Listen: Astros - KBME 790 AM/94.5 FM HD-2, ESPN Radio, La Ranchera 101.7 FM/850 AM Rays - WDAE 620 AM/95.3 FM, ESPN Radio, WGES 680
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