Yankees' Judge walks off Astros for 2nd time in 4 days
Aaron Judge drove a three-run homer in the 10th inning for his second walk-off hit against Houston in four days, and the New York Yankees recovered after nearly being no-hit for the second consecutive game, beating Houston 6-3 to split a four-game series between the AL’s best teams.
Yankees' Cole demands ball, completes 3-hit gem vs Astros
Yankees ace Gerrit Cole demanded on the mound that manager Aaron Boone let him get the final out, then struck out Yordan Alvarez with a 99 mph fastball on his career-high 129th pitch to cap the New York Yankees’ 1-0 win over the Houston Astros.
Paramedic injured by line drive in Astros dugout during Game 2 of ALCS
Paramedic Brian Cariota was in the dugout when Michael Brantley hit a sharp line drive in the bottom of the fifth inning of Game 2 of the American League Championship Series. The ball struck Cariota in the head. "The doctors are not concerned.Cori Cariota said she was watching the game and saw her husband fist bump George Springer before it happened. The game resumed after a couple of minutes and Brantley struck out but reached first on a wild pitch by Adam Ottavino. After the game, Brantley said his thoughts and prayers were with the man and his family, and that he hopes to speak with him soon.