The Astros defeated the Philadelphia Phillies on Saturday night to take Game 6 of the WS.
Boston Mountain Publishing, Sunday. November 6, 2022 9:35 AM
ASTROS Win 2022 World Series in 6 Games
Houston 4 - Philadelphia 1
The Houston Astros won their 2nd World Series in 6 seasons taking Game 6 against the Philadelphia Phillies 4-1 in Houston on Saturday night.
In a scoreless game through the first 5 innings, Kyle Schwarber again stepped to the plate for the Phillies and blasted a solo home run to right field to get the first score of the game.
Houston answered back in the bottom of the 6th when Yordan Alvarez sent a shot over the center field wall with 2 on to take the score to 3-1. Christian Vazquez added a single to left which allowed Alex Bregman to score taking the score to 4-1 which was enough for the win and the Series.
The Astros pitching rotation was solid throughout the 2022 season and other than a few innings in Game 1 and Game 3, they continued that in the post-season. Their only 2 losses of the post-season were in this series against the Phillies.
Philadelphia had an amazing post-season run, but the momentum ran out at the Top of the 5th inning of Game 4 when Houston found their bats and rallied 5 runs on multiple hits in a then scoreless game. Nothing to be ashamed of this season, and lots of blocks to build on in 2023.
Dusty Baker has coached in the Majors for 22 years and this is his first World Series Championship as Manager. He is the oldest manager to win a World Series Title at 73 years old.
Houston 3 - Philadelphia 2
The Astros get 9 hits against the Phillies and 3 runs is enough for the win. Kyle Schwarber again homers for the Phillies, but Houston finds ways to score to take Game 5 and head back home for Game 6 up 3-2 in the series.
Houston 5 - Philadelphia 0
Houston throws the 2nd no-hitter in World Series history against the Phillies to take Game 5. Starter Cristian Javier threw 6 hitless innings with 9 strikeouts and the bullpen cleaned up. Abreu, Montero, and Pressly each threw 1 hitless inning each to take the win in Philadelphia.
Philadelphia 7 - Houston 0
The Phillies best game so far in the series. 5 Home Runs by 5 different players in a shutout win for the home team. Suarez pitched 5 scoreless innings for the Phillies and the bullpen cleaned up to close out the win. Philly is up 2-1 in the series.
Houston 5 - Philadelphia 2
The Houston Astros won on Saturday night in Houston 5-2 over the Phillies at Minute Maid Park. The Astros led 5-0 after 5 innings, a deficient the Phillies couldn't overcome. on Saturday night. The World Series is tied 1-1 through Game 2.
Philadelphia 6 - Houston 5
The Philadelphia Phillies came from behind to take Game 1 of the World Series 6-5 on Friday night in Houston. Tied 5-5 after 9 innings, J.T. Realmuto stepped to the plate for the Phillies and hit a homer to right field for Philadelphia to secure the win. Realmuto also hit a 2 RBI double in the 5th which tied the game 5-5.
*HOUSTON ASTROS: 2022
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