Brownsville Veterans wins series against Sharyland High, advances to area round
Listen insteadMISSION — Sharyland High opened its Region IV-5A bi-district best-of-three series against Brownsville Veterans with a win on the road Friday night. The Chargers closed the show, however, as Brownsville Veterans defeated Sharyland High twice Saturday at Sharyland High School to win the series 2-1. Brownsville Veterans won Game 2, 4-0, to force a deciding Game 3 and pulled off a 9-6 victory. Brownsville Veterans (27-4-1, 12-2) advances to the area round for a matchup against Corpus Christi Ray next week. These guys, they’ve been great all year, had a lot of adversity, and they battled,” Brownsville Veterans head coach Adam Vera said.myrgv.com
Soler, Braves overcome Morton injury, top Astros in Game 1
Making his first start since testing positive for COVID-19, Jorge Soler became the first player to begin a World Series with a home run and the Atlanta Braves, despite the loss of pitcher Charlie Morton to a broken leg, hushed the Houston Astros 6-2 in Game 1.
Gerrit Cole to take mound in Game 5
Gerrit Cole reacts after his 14th strikeout during the eighth inning of Game 2 of the ALDS against the Tampa Bay Rays at Minute Maid Park on October 05, 2019, in Houston. Down 0-2 in the World Series, the 'Stros had people doubting their ability to come back. But for Game 5, Gerrit Cole is on the mound; and we all know that's a game-changer. COLE IS IN THE FINAL YEAR OF HIS CONTRACTWe've seen the pictures of Jim Crane, which Astros fans jokingly claim show him, "trying to find money to bring Cole back." COLE WILL BE WELL RESTEDCole has said he didn't bring his "A-game" during Game 1.
Here's when the Astros will play 2019 ALDS games
2019 Getty ImagesHOUSTON - The times for the first two games of the American League Division Series have been released. Houston will host Game 1 and Game 2 at Minute Maid Park. Here's a look at the schedule:Game 1: Friday, Oct. 4 at 1:05 p.m.Game 2: Saturday, Oct. 5 at 8:07 p.m.Game 3: Monday, Oct. 7, TBDGame 4: Tuesday, Oct. 8, TBDGame 5: Thursday, Oct. 10, TBDCopyright 2019 by KPRC Click2Houston - All rights reserved.