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"To pitch. Springer hits a high fly ball field back on the ball. And looking at Brantley. On the wall out near three sixty two to the side of the Crawford boxes. Booming homerun from George Springer. Second at a day for the Astros and air lead is three nothing. Callaway swinging to drive deep left field. This one's gone. The Crawford boxes Astros. Go back to back out to obey. Hey, Dave Flemming again, the call on ESPN radio Springer out to they going back to back. Both now tied with Carlos BELTRAN AAC career postseason home runs with the Astros Astros, ended up four home runs in what turned out to be a seven two victory. Berliner ran into trouble in the six touched up for two runs. But the bullpen impressive. The rest of the way Ryan Presley, Lance mccullers junior Roberto Osuna combining to allow just one base hit and securing the final eight ounce of the ballgame Astros. Take game one Astro seventh postseason game all time with at least four home runs. Alex bregman earlier in the year. They said our offense really wasn't clicking. And they're right. It wasn't. We weren't really putting the level of quality of that. We normally do and today one through nine it was quality a bat. And when we do that, we're really tough Verlinden struck out seven picking up the winners twelve th career postseason victory that ties in with a rocket Roger Clements for fourth. Most all time. I've always enjoyed the moment. You know, it's. I think it's something. They don't take for granted you work so hard for so long all year long. And if you're in the playoffs and just want to go out there and and succeed. And so I mean, I think that that's something that the more than the playoffs. I understand how important it is from my first year in the playoffs to having Sean Casey who came over from the reds for ten years in the big leagues and had an experience playoff game. You know, that's something. He told us to kind of put things in perspective and ever since my rookie year. I I've never taken for granted how special it is to be any situations. And you know, this is what I worked so hard for I work, so hard all offseason all season to be strong at this time of the year and to go out there and get the top of my game is where it's all about Verlinden five innings without allowing a base it with the Tigers back in game five the two thousand thirteen American League division series. You went six two third innings without allowing a base it against the Oakland. A's Corey kluber gave up four earned runs over four and two third innings and taking the loss for Cleveland. Indian skipper Terry Francona. Yeah. The fourth inning was really toughening think they may full thirty three thirty five pitches just seem like with this two seamer. When he when he left it up. They made him pay. I think they pretty much the dealt with our whole staff, and when we made a mistake they the four home runs, and they showed us they can score runs hits. Also, but the damage was done on bulbs over elevated Corey kluber twenty game winner during the regular season pitch. Two zero point eight nine ers is I five career playoff starts over his last four postseason starts earned run average over ten game to Indians Astros Saturday. First pitch four thirty seven PM eastern time from Houston coverage underway on ESPN radio at four eastern Carlos Carrasco Garrett Cole the pitching matchup for game two Rockies brewers in Milwaukee on Friday brewers looking to go up two games to none in their best of five division series.."