Astros Hold Off Yankees For Series Sweep

New York Yankees v Houston Astros

Jose Altuve homered twice and Carlos Correa also connected as the Astros held off the Yankees 8-6 in Houston. Correa finished 3-for-4 with a two-run homer and three RBI as Houston swept New York for the first time ever. Collin McHugh struck out nine over six innings of two-run ball as the 'Stros improved to 6-and-0 at home. Ryan Pressly got the final four outs for his first save. James Paxton was tagged for five runs in four-plus innings to take the loss. Brett Gardner and Luke Voit homered for New York, which trailed 7-2 after five.

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