It’s time to celebrate, Houston!
Here are the top plays from Game 6:
Flashing the leather
Astros shortstop Jeremy Peña is one of the top, young stars in the game today. Need proof? Check out this play.
Oh, so close
With two outs in the bottom of the second inning, Phillies shortstop Edmundo Sosa golfed a breaking ball to deep left. It looked like it was heading toward the seats, but Houston’s Yordan Alvarez made the catch at the warning track.
Back, back, back, GONE!
Kyle Schwarber put the Phillies on the board first as he crushed a solo home run to deep right.
Houston, we have liftoff!
Shortly after Schwarber gave the Phillies a 1-0 lead, it was Houston’s turn to answer back. Yordan Alvarez blasted a three-run homer to deep center to give the Astros a 3-1 lead.
Yordan Alvarez smashes a three-run home run to put the Astros ahead 3-1
Yordan Alvarez smashed a three-run home run to give the Astros a 3-1 lead over the Phillies.
Astros fans were fired up after Alvarez’s go-ahead home run, including Jim “Mattress Mack” McIngvale, the bettor with a $75 million payout banking on Houston.
A little insurance
Finishing the job!
Astros defeat the Phillies to win the World Series
The Houston Astros become World Series Champions for the first time since 2017, defeating the Philadelphia Phillies in Game 6.
Do it for Dusty
After the final out, Astros players surrounded manager Dusty Baker, jumping up and down in celebration of his first World Series ring.
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