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“I always believed that we could make it,” All-Star slugger Jose Altuve said.
“We did this for them.” For a Series that was shaping up as an October classic, Game 7 quickly became a November clunker as Houston scored five runs in the first two innings off Yu Darvish.
The American League champion Houston Astros meet the National League champion Los Angeles Dodgers in Game 1 of the 2017 Major League Baseball World Series on Tuesday, October 24, 2017 (10/24/17) at Dodger Stadium in Los Angeles, California.
Dallas Keuchel (14-5, 2.90) will be the starting pitcher for the Astros, while Clayton Kershaw (18-4, 2.31) will start for the Dodgers.
Here's what you need to know: Who: Houston Astros (AL) vs.
Los Angeles Dodgers (NL) What: Game 1, 2017 World Series When: Tuesday, Oct.
They've never even won a Series game, getting swept by the White Sox in 2005 in their only previous appearance. The Astros streamed from the dugout and bullpen to go wild, tossing their gloves in the air.A thousand or so fans crowded behind the first base dugout, chanting “Hou-ston! ” Later, some little Astros kids ran around the outfield grass dressed in Halloween outfits.“And like I told the guys, when you put everything, every ounce of your being into something and you come up short, it hurts. Throughout the postseason, Hinch and the unconventional Astros overcame a shaky bullpen by using starters in relief.And it’s supposed to hurt.” Normally a starter, Charlie Morton finished up with four stellar innings of relief for the win. “For my teammates, for the city of Houston, it’s just unbelievable.” Springer led off the evening with a double against Darvish, and soon it was 2-0. “I knew yesterday I didn’t have much,” said Mc Cullers, the Game 3 winner.