Start time for ALCS Game 6 between Astros-Yankees and other things you need to know

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HOUSTON – Another day, another game. After a loss Friday night, the Houston Astros will meet the New York Yankees at Minute Maid Park on Saturday, Oct. 19, in Game 6 of the American League Championship Series. Baseball fans, here’s what you need to know going into Game 6:

  • Going into Game 6, the Astros lead the best-of-seven set 3-2.
  • The first pitch for Game 6 will take place at 7:08 p.m Central Time on Saturday at Minute Maid Park in Houston. 
  • Fans can tune in to watch the game on Fox Sports 1.
  • The Astros will make it a bullpen game, which likely points to a guy like Jose Urquidy possibly getting the start. Aaron Boone and the Yankees will go the bullpen route, as well. 
  • If a Game 7 is needed, then it's on to Sunday night, when Gerrit Cole will face off against Luis Severino.

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