Here’s how you can watch Wednesday evening’s Yankees vs. Astros ALCS Game 5 from the Bronx online.
What a freakin’ series it’s been and we’re only four games in. The Yankees rallied to score six unanswered runs in the seventh and eighth innings of Game 4 to tie the series. Game 5 is as big a game as they come. Every sports fan has been bombarded with comments about the Yankees coming back from down 2-0 on the Indians. With this in mind, how will they close out the series against Houston? Being at home in Game 5 will prove to be a massive advantage for New York.
For Houston, it’s back to the basics. Even though the Astros came into the series as heavy favorites, they’ve struggled to find an identity in the ALCS. The explosive Astros offense has been silenced. Despite winning close games in Games 1 and 2, Houston was unable to finish off New York in Game 4. The Astros need to put the past behind them and focus on the future. With a clean slate, the Astros can take a series lead. They need to be resilient though as the growing concern is, if they don’t win Game 5, the Astros stand a chance of losing the series. How will they bounce back?
It’s a matchup of aces once again as Masahiro Tanaka and Dallas Keuchel take the bump for the Yankees and the Astros in the decisive Game 5 from Yankee Stadium in the Bronx. With the series tied, the winner of Game 5 will have a huge advantage heading back to Houston.