Astros def. Braves (7-2) to Even World Series at 1-1
It’s all square in the Fall Classic! The Astros rocked the Braves to get even in Game 2 of the World Series on Wednesday night. Houston used a four-run 2nd inning to blow the game open. Jose Altuve carried the big bat with a 2-for-5 night that included his 22nd postseason home run— that ties him with Bernie Williams for the second-most in postseason history.
W: J. Urquidy (HOU): 5 IP, 6 Hits, 2 Runs, 7 Ks
L: M. Friend (ATL): 5 IP, 7 Hits, 6 Runs, 6 Ks
Watch: Astros Answer With Game 2 Win (7-2)
The World Series heads to Atlanta for Games 3-4-5 on Friday, Saturday and Sunday.
Upcoming World Series Schedule
Gm 3: Astros at Braves (Fri. 8:09 pm ET)
Gm 4: Astros at Braves (Sat. 8:09 pm ET)
Gm 5: Astros at Braves (Sun. 8:15 pm ET)
MLB: Altuve Ties Bernie Williams on Postseason HRs List
CBS Sports: Game 2 Takeaways: Altuve, Role Players Step Up for Houston
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