Famous faces cheering on the Astros at Game 1 of the MLB World Series

HOUSTON – Thousands of people swarmed Minute Maid Park Tuesday night for a chance to see the Astros play Game 1 of the MLB World Series against the Nationals. 

Among those were some big names, including JJ Watt, former Astros hitter Evan Gattis and former Pussycat Doll singer Nicole Sherzinger. 

Here are some of the other famous faces seen at Tuesday night's game:

Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson posted video of himself at the game on his Instagram story.

Deshaun Watson was in the stands cheering on the Astros for Game 1 of the World Series.

Gattis showed up to support his former teammates at Game 1.

HOUSTON, TEXAS - OCTOBER 22: Evan Gattis acknowledges the crowd prior to Game One of the 2019 World Series between the Houston Astros and the Washington Nationals at Minute Maid Park on October 22, 2019 in Houston, Texas. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Former player Brian McCann also cheered on the team at Game 1.

HOUSTON, TEXAS - OCTOBER 22: Brian McCann throws out the ceremonial first pitch prior to Game One of the 2019 World Series between the Houston Astros and the Washington Nationals at Minute Maid Park on October 22, 2019 in Houston, Texas. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Sherzinger sang the national anthem at Game 1.

HOUSTON, TEXAS - OCTOBER 22: American singer-songwriter Nicole Scherzinger performs the national anthem prior to Game One of the 2019 World Series between the Houston Astros and the Washington Nationals at Minute Maid Park on October 22, 2019 in Houston, Texas. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Watt was invited to call "Play Ball" at Game 1. He brought his fiance and Houston Dash star, Kealia Ohai, along to help cheer on the team.

HOUSTON, TEXAS - OCTOBER 22: J.J. Watt of the Houston Texans watches Game One of the 2019 World Series between the Houston Astros and the Washington Nationals at Minute Maid Park on October 22, 2019 in Houston, Texas. (Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images)

About the Author:

Daniela Sternitzky-Di Napoli has been a digital news editor at KPRC 2 since 2018. She is a published poet and has background in creative writing and journalism. Daniela has covered events like Hurricane Harvey and the Astros World Series win. In her spare time, Daniela is an avid reader and loves to spend time with her two miniature dachshunds.