HOUSTON – The Houston Astros are advancing to the American League Championship Series, defeating the Minnesota Twins 3-2.
Hundreds of people showed up at Karbach Brewing Co. in northwest Houston to watch the game on the big screen. In the ninth inning, when the Astros secured the win, the crowd erupted.
Social media users were also quick to celebrate the Houston Astros as they secured their seventh ticket to the ALCS.
See what they’re saying below:
“The @astros have 100% earned this. Justin Verlander being here is HUGE. Jose Abreu being here is HUGE. This TEAM KNOWS BALL! Congratulations Dusty and the entire coaching staff!” said @HTownWheelhouse.
Congratulations to our @astros to winning the ALDS and heading to their seventh straight ALCS.— Sylvester Turner (@SylvesterTurner) October 12, 2023
They wanted Houston and we have answered by just playing our way.
Congratulations @DustyBaker70 and our team. #HoustonProud #Ready2Reign https://t.co/vpxwMddQWF
I can’t stand the Astros, but I am genuinely happy for Jose Abreu. If there is anyone who deserves to have postseason success, it is him. pic.twitter.com/uipEceBuMg— Mike (@ChiSoxFanMike) October 12, 2023
The ALCS will henceforth be called the Annual Astros Invitational. pic.twitter.com/Pgqzp0yTyx— 3-0 DINGERS (@HighestTower411) October 12, 2023
Astros and Phillies World Series— ً ً (@ballknowerjd) October 12, 2023