Justin Verlander vintage as Astros beat Rays in ALDS Game 1

USA TODAYJustin Verlander tossed seven shutout innings and the Astros scored four runs in the fifth inning to beat the Rays 6-2 in Game 1 of the American League Division Series at Minute Maid Park. The Rays managed just one hit against Verlander, who struck out ...

October 4th 2019


Astros vs. Rays score: Justin Verlander's historic performance sets tone in Houston's Game 1 ALDS win

CBSSports.comOn Friday, the Houston Astros took down the Tampa Bay Rays in Game 1 of their American League Divisional Series by a 6-2 final. Justin Verlander and Tyler Glasnow traded zeroes through the first four-plus innings before the Astros found a way to plate four ...

October 4th 2019


On paper, the Houston Astros have the best postseason roster since ... ever

ESPNThat the Astros are a consensus pick is very different than saying they are a unanimous pick. Here at ESPN, we had 30 of our observers cast a ballot in our annual playoff picks poll. Twenty-nine of the 30 picked the Astros to win their ALDS matchup against ...

October 4th 2019