The gap between the American League’s two best teams proved awfully wide, with Houston heading to the World Series as the Yankees wonder what went
Jose Altuve’s double on Saturday was his first hit of the postseason and Yordan Alvarez and Kyle Tucker are also struggling against the Yankees. Regardless,
Michael King and other injured Yankees relievers have been traveling with the club to soak in the postseason atmosphere and learn everything they can.
A three-run homer by Alex Bregman was all the scoring Houston needed to support Framber Valdez and the Astros improved to 5-0 this postseason.
Justin Verlander struck out 11 batters and Houston beat up on the Yankees’ bullpen in a convincing Game 1 victory.