- Washington, D.C. 20003
- Line: WSH -165
- Over/Under: 10
Stephen A. Smith and Max Kellerman react to the Nationals reaching the World Series after Bryce Harper left for the Phillies.
A gritty Gerrit Cole held the New York Yankees scoreless without his sharpest stuff, Jose Altuve sparked Houston at the plate and the Astros locked down a 4-1 victory Tuesday to take a 2-1 lead in the AL Championship Series.
First pitch for Game 4 of the ALCS between the Astros and Yankees has been moved to 8:08 p.m. ET on Thursday after expected bad weather postponed the game Wednesday.
The New York Yankees know that if they are going to beat the Astros in the American League Championship Series, they likely will have to face Houston aces Justin Verlander and Gerrit Cole again.
Joe Maddon, who led the Cubs to its first World Series title in more than 100 years during his five seasons in Chicago, has agreed to be the manager of the Angels.
Astros manager AJ Hinch says if pitchers are concerned about tipping their pitches, "then they should take consideration into doing the same thing over and over again.''