(HOUSTON) — The Houston Astros have a leg up on the New York Yankees as they head into Game 3 of the American League Championship Series.

The Astros beat the Yankees 3-2 at home Thursday night to take a 2-0 lead in the best-of-seven series. Both teams will now head to New York for games three through five.


Game 3 is set for Saturday.

Meanwhile, the National League Championship Series between the San Diego Padres and Philadelphia Phillies is tied 1-1. Game 3 in that series is slated for Saturday, as well.


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