Championship Series Game Thread: Yankees vs. Astros

NEW YORK YANKEES (0-2/91-71) vs. HOUSTON ASTROS (2-0/101-61)
LHP CC Sabathia (0-0, 3.72) vs. RHP Charlie Morton (0-0, 4.15)
Monday, October 16, 2017 • Yankee Stadium • 8:08 p.m. ET
TV: FS1 • Radio: WFAN 660AM/101.9FM/ESPN Radio (English), WADO 1280AM (Spanish), ESPN Radio (National)

The Yankees will look to chip away at the Astros lead tonight as they send veteran CC Sabathia to the mound to play stopper.


  1. Brett Gardner (L) LF
  2. Aaron Judge (R) RF
  3. Didi Gregorius (L) SS
  4. Gary Sanchez (R) C
  5. Greg Bird (L) 1B
  6. Starlin Castro (R) 2B
  7. Aaron Hicks (S) CF
  8. Todd Frazier (R) 3B
  9. Chase Headley (S) DH


  1. George Springer (R) CF
  2. Alex Bregman (R) 3B
  3. Jose Altuve (R) 2B
  4. Carlos Correa (R) SS
  5. Yuli Gurriel (R) DH
  6. Evan Gattis (R) C
  7. Marwin Gonzalez (S) 1B
  8. Josh Reddick (L) RF
  9. Cameron Maybin (R) LF

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