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Astros wrap up regular season, prepare for ALDS series

George Springer and Alex Pressly celebrate a 5-4 win over the Detroit Tigers at Comerica Park on September 12, 2018 in Detroit, Michigan.
George Springer and Alex Pressly celebrate a 5-4 win over the Detroit Tigers at Comerica Park on September 12, 2018 in Detroit, Michigan. (2018 Getty Images)

HOUSTON – The Astros have wrapped up their regular season as American League West Champions for a second straight season. 

Now, it’s time to look ahead to the ALDS against the Cleveland Indians, which opens on Friday at Minute Maid Park. Games 1 and 2 will be in Houston while the series shifts to Cleveland for Games 3 and, if necessary, Game 4.  

A Game 5 would return to Minute Maid Park.

Former Astros player and manager Larry Dierker joined KPRC Channel 2 Sports Director Randy McIlvoy and KPRC Sports Reporter Lainie Fritz in the studio for Sports Sunday, previewing the ALDS.