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Friday, October 01, 2021

Carlos Correa carries Astros to fourth AL West title in five years

It’s the fourth division title in five seasons and 10th overall for the Astros. They’re in the playoffs for the fifth consecutive season, extending a franchise record.

“That sounds pretty special,” Correa said.

The Astros will open the AL Division Series on Oct. 7 against the Chicago White Sox—home field for that best-of-five matchup is still to be determined. Houston went 5-2 against the White Sox this year.

Houston was a wild-card team last year in manager Dusty Baker’s first season with the club. So where did this division-clinching victory rate on his list?

“Every time you win, it ranks higher than the last time. And you never get tired of winning,” he said.

RoyalsRetro (AG#1F) Posted: October 01, 2021 at 10:12 AM | 0 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
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