2021 Season

2021 Schedule
6-3, 1st in AL West
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8hJoon Lee

Resurgent Valdez 'amazing' in Astros' Game 5 win

After a lackluster start in Game 1 of the American League Championship Series, Houston's Framber Valdez bounced back at Fenway Park on Wednesday, silencing the Red Sox bats in a Game 5 victory that put the Astros within one win of a World Series berth.

Schwarber's error sparks big 6th from Astros (2:19)
Carlos Correa is bringing an impressive highlight reel to free agency (1:21)
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1dJesse Rogers

Altuve, 'amazing' 9th give Astros ALCS-tying win

Jose Altuve started the Astros' comeback with a home run in the eighth, and Houston stunned the Red Sox with seven runs in the ninth to win Game 4 of the ALCS on Tuesday night.

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1dJoon Lee

Eovaldi: Thought pivotal call in 9th was strike

Nathan Eovaldi and the Red Sox took issue with a ninth-inning ball-strike call that allowed the Astros to go on a run and win Game 4 of the ALCS on Tuesday night.

Astros explode in 9th inning for seven-run lead (2:00)
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2dJoon Lee

E-Rod mimics Correa, draws rebuke from Cora

After inducing a groundout by Carlos Correa, Red Sox pitcher Eduardo Rodriguez pointed to his wrist in reference to the Astros player's Game 1 celebration. The gesture drew a rebuke from Boston manager Alex Cora, but Correa thought it was "kind of cool."

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5dJoon Lee

Red Sox hit 2 slams in first 2 innings, even series

J.D. Martinez and Rafael Devers hit grand slams in the first two innings of Saturday's ALCS Game 2, as the Red Sox became the first team in MLB history to record multiple grand slams in a postseason game.

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5dJesse Rogers

Astros SP Garcia leaves Game 2 in second inning

Pitcher Luis Garcia started Game 2 of the ALCS for the Astros on Saturday but left in the second inning with a knee injury and Houston trailing 4-0 to the Red Sox in a game Boston eventually won.

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5dJesse Rogers

Astros tab Urquidy for Game 3; Red Sox mum

Jose Urquidy will make his first start of this postseason when he takes the mound for the Astros in Game 3 of the ALCS. The Red Sox have yet to name a starter for Monday's game at Fenway Park.

Team Stats

  • Pitching
  • Batting
Earned Run Average3.767th
Quality Starts667th
Batting Average.2671st
On Base Percentage.3391st
Slugging Percentage.4443rd