Astros close in

The Daily Examiner - - SPORT -

BASE­BALL: The Hous­ton Astros are a game away from claim­ing their first ever World Se­ries cham­pi­onship af­ter win­ning game five in re­mark­able fash­ion over the LA Dodgers. Alex Breg­man’s walk-off sin­gle in the bot­tom of the 10th in­ning gave the Astros a 13-12 win in Hous­ton. A home run from LA’s Yasiel Puig was the 22nd of the se­ries, top­ping the pre­vi­ous record set in the Ana­heim An­gels’ seven-game win over San Fran­cisco in 2002. The se­ries heads to Los An­ge­les to­mor­row.

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