Y'all Classic! Astros oust Yanks in historic G7

The Astros are headed to their first Fall Classic as an American League team, and second overall, after taking a 4-0 victory over the Yankees in Game 7 of the AL Championship Series presented by Camping World on Saturday night at Minute Maid Park.

  • Verlander named ALCS MVP after superb starts

    After starting twice and coming up huge both times, Astros starter Justin Verlander was named the Most Valuable Player of the 2017 American League Championship Series presented by Camping World.

    10/22/2017 7:24 AM ET

  • One drought will end in Dodgers-Astros WS

    Either the Dodgers or the Astros are set to end one of the longest active title droughts in baseball in the upcoming Fall Classic.

    10/22/2017 12:41 PM ET

  • Dodgers think Seager will be ready for Series

    The Dodgers are "very optimistic" that they will have their All-Star shortstop Corey Seager back for the Fall Classic vs. the Astros. Seager received an epidural injection after injuring his back on a slide in Game 3 of the National League Divison Series presented by T-Mobile. Manager Dave Roberts said Seager started hitting off a tee and run curves on the diamond, but has yet to see live pitches in a simulated game setting, which is his biggest hurdle.

    10/22/2017 3:19 AM ET

  • Astros-Dodgers joins 100-win Series history

    The Astros were the talk of MLB after posting a 42-16 record through June 5. Then, as soon as Houston lost some steam, the Dodgers rolled off the best 50-game stretch that baseball has had in more than a century.

    10/22/2017 8:23 AM ET

  • Astros overcome much, fulfill expectations

    The expectations began to soar 11 months ago, when the Astros traded for veteran catcher Brian McCann and signed veteran outfielder Josh Reddick. Carlos Beltran soon joined the club, and an up-and-coming Astros team filled with promising young players was a juggernaut in waiting.

    10/22/2017 7:17 AM ET


  • Astros turn attention to 'impressive' Dodgers

    Once bitter rivals in the National League West, the Astros and Dodgers will renew acquaintances in the World Series beginning Tuesday at Dodger Stadium.

    10/22/2017 7:24 AM ET

  • McCullers carries Astros over the finish line

    Told on Friday night that he'd be pitching behind starter Charlie Morton in Game 7, Lance McCullers Jr. delivered a dominating performance out of the bullpen, using his curveball to finish the final four frames of the Astros' pennant-clinching win.

    10/22/2017 6:13 AM ET

  • Tip of the cap, respect after hard-fought ALCS

    Following three straight losses at intimidating Yankee Stadium, many Astros players spoke in awe of the atmosphere in New York, and the Yankees followed suit after dropping the final two games at raucous Minute Maid Park. It was a series that brought out the best in both clubs, and each team came away impressed with the other, as well as their fans.

    10/22/2017 6:08 AM ET

  • ALCS makes history as home teams dominate

    When George Springer caught the final out of the 2017 American League Championship Series presented by Camping World to send the Astros to their second World Series in franchise history, it also marked the end of a series that saw the home team win every game.

    10/22/2017 6:29 AM ET

  • Future bright for Yanks despite ALCS defeat

    In the end, the Yankees were beaten by a better team.

    10/22/2017 5:06 AM ET


  • Astros to start Keuchel, Verlander in LA

    Fresh off capturing their first pennant in more than a decade, the Astros enter the World Series with their pair of aces ready to go against the National League champion Dodgers.

    10/22/2017 6:48 AM ET

  • Yanks not hanging heads after memorable run

    The magical, memorable ride of the Yankees' 2017 season came to an end at 10:19 p.m. CT, with Greg Bird lofting an easy fly ball to Astros center fielder George Springer for the final out of the American League Championship Series presented by Camping World.

    10/22/2017 4:56 AM ET

  • Dodgers' plate patience pays off in postseason

    The Dodgers' offense has made a habit this postseason of grinding out at-bats, driving up pitch counts and getting to their opponents' taxed bullpens. It's a game plan they will look to execute in the Fall Classic vs. the Astros.

    10/22/2017 12:17 PM ET

  • When facing Astros, LA's focus remains same

    The Dodgers have had their eye on the prize since Day One of Spring Training and the outcome of Saturday night's American League Championship Series finale, won by the Houston Astros, didn't change a thing.

    10/22/2017 12:44 PM ET

  • DYK? Facts, figures about ALCS Game 7

    The Astros returned to Minute Maid Park needing two straight victories to advance to the World Series. Mission accomplished.

    10/22/2017 5:24 AM ET


  • CC hopes G7 wasn't last start for Yankees

    Over the past decade, there is no pitcher that Joe Girardi has trusted with the ball more often than CC Sabathia, which is why the manager's voice quivered after he was presented with the possibility that the big left-hander may have left the mound for the final time with the Yankees.

    10/22/2017 8:01 AM ET

  • Morton rewards Astros' faith with 5 scoreless

    The Astros made right-hander Charlie Morton a priority last offseason, and he set the tone with five shutout innings in Houston's 4-0 victory in Game 7 of the ALCS.

    10/22/2017 7:03 AM ET