Starter Ian Anderson and two Atlanta Braves relievers held the Houston Astros hitless through seven innings en route to a critical 2-0 win in Game 3 of the World Series on Friday night. The Braves now lead the best-of-seven series by a count of two games to one.
The Braves are no-hitting the Astros through seven innings of Game 3 of the World Series*.
*Jinxes don't exist on combined no-hitters. It's law.
— Jeff Passan (@JeffPassan) October 30, 2021
Will Smith works around a leadoff single in the ninth to close it out, #Braves throw a 2-hit shutout and beat the Astros 2-0 in Game 3. They have a 2-1 lead in the World Series, with two more games to play Saturday-Sunday at Truist Park before series would shift back to Houston.
— David O'Brien (@DOBrienATL) October 30, 2021