The Houston Astros are heading back to the ALCS. Saturday evening the Astros outlasted the Seattle Mariners to complete the sweep in the best-of-three ALDS (HOU 1, SEA 0 in 18 innings). The game was scoreless until Jeremy Peña provided the game-winning and series-clinching solo home run in the 18th inning.
Astros-Mariners is going to the 16th inning. Here are the numbers so far.
– Hitters are 14 for 101
– Of those 14 hits, 12 were singles and two doubles
– Pitchers have struck out 37 hitters and issued three walks
– There have been 425 pitches thrown
– Total runs scored: zero
— Jeff Passan (@JeffPassan) October 16, 2022
The NFL is moving tomorrow’s Cardinals-Seahawks game to immediately after this Astros-Mariners game concludes.
Kickoff is now expected around 8:05 PM on Tuesday.
— Field Yates (@FieldYates) October 16, 2022