Game 1 recap: Here's what you missed as the Astros take down Rays
HOUSTON – The Houston Astros are taking on the Tampa Bay Rays at Minute Maid Park in Game 1 of the American League Division Series.
AFTER THE GAME:
The series will continue Saturday at Minute Maid Park. First pitch is set for 8:07 p.m.
IT'S GAME TIME:
Astros win!!!! Final score: 6-2
Tampa Bay Rays make first home run at top of eighth inning.
Astros up 6-0 at bottom of seventh inning thanks to Yordan Alvarez.
Justin Verlander strikes out the side in seventh inning.
Verlander closes out the 7th w/ his 8th K on his 100th pitch. 7 IP, 1 hit. That’s good. #Astros up 4-0.— Adam Wexler (@KPRC2AdamW) October 4, 2019
Another home run by Altuve! Astros lead 4-0 at end of fifth inning.
Jose Altuve makes first home run of the game!
Astros update at bottom of fifth.
Score remains 0-0 at the end of fourth inning.
Five left on bases...
Bases are loaded in third inning.
Fans inside Minute Maid Park chant "MVP" as Alex Bregman steps into the box.
Jack Ingram performs the national anthem.
Moment of silence in remembrance of Harris County deputy Dhaliwal.
MOMENT OF SILENCE: A beautiful moment remembering #HCSO Deputy Sandeep #Dhaliwal at the Houston Astros game against the Tampa Bay Rays. Dhaliwal was killed in the line of duty last week and was laid to rest on Wednesday. #astros #tampabayrays #houston #htx #houtx pic.twitter.com/jkoJvCfUFI— KPRC 2 Houston (@KPRC2) October 4, 2019
Pregame ceremonies take place inside Minute Maid Park.
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