Division Series Game Thread: It’s A Monday Triple Header!

Game 3

Cleveland Indians vs Houston Astros, 1:30 p.m. ET (TBS)

LHP Dallas Keuchel (12-11, 3.74 ERA) vs RHP Mike Clevinger (13-8, 3.02 ERA)

HOU Leads Series 2-0

The Indians return home to Progressive Field looking to avoid a three game series sweep at the hands of the defending champs. Young righty Mike Clevinger will make his first career postseason start for the Indians. Houston looks to continue their strong pitching, as they send lefty Dallas Keuchel to the mound. Astros third baseman Alex Bregman has led the Houston offense thus far, homering in each game of the first two games.

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Game 4

Los Angeles Dodgers vs Atlanta Braves, 4:30 p.m. ET (FS1)

LHP Rich Hill (11-5, 3.66 ERA) vs RHP Mike Foltynewicz (13-10, 2.85 ERA)

LAD Leads Series 2-1

Pitching was the storyline for the first two games of this series. The Dodgers received tremendous outings from both Hyun-jin Ryu and Clayton Kershaw to take Games 1 and 2. The Braves finally broke through on Sunday night. A Ronald Acuna grand slam and Freddie Freeman go-ahead solo shot helped the Braves extend their season at least one more night.

Game 3

Boston Red Sox vs New York Yankees, 7:40 p.m. ET (TBS)

RHP Nathan Eovaldi (6-7, 3.81 ERA) vs RHP Luis Severino (19-8, 3.51 ERA)

Series Tied 1-1

After splitting the first two games in Boston, the series shifts back to the Bronx on Monday night for Game 3. The Yankees will send out 19-game winner Luis Severino, and the Red Sox will counter with Nathan Eovaldi. Aaron Judge has been a force for the Yankees, as he has three home runs and a 2.060 OPS through two games.

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