Astros Answer in Game 2

10/28/2021 Astros Answer in Game 2

By: Jeff Yoder

Astros def. Braves (7-2) to Even World Series at 1-1

It’s all square in the Fall Classic! The Astros rocked the Braves to get even in Game 2 of the World Series on Wednesday night. Houston used a four-run 2nd inning to blow the game open. Jose Altuve carried the big bat with a 2-for-5 night that included his 22nd postseason home run— that ties him with Bernie Williams for the second-most in postseason history.


Pitcher Duel

W: J. Urquidy (HOU): 5 IP, 6 Hits, 2 Runs, 7 Ks

L: M. Friend (ATL): 5 IP, 7 Hits, 6 Runs, 6 Ks


Watch: Astros Answer With Game 2 Win (7-2)


The World Series heads to Atlanta for Games 3-4-5 on Friday, Saturday and Sunday.


Upcoming World Series Schedule

Gm 3: Astros at Braves (Fri. 8:09 pm ET)

Gm 4: Astros at Braves (Sat. 8:09 pm ET)

Gm 5: Astros at Braves (Sun. 8:15 pm ET)


Additional Storylines

MLB: Altuve Ties Bernie Williams on Postseason HRs List

CBS Sports: Game 2 Takeaways: Altuve, Role Players Step Up for Houston


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