The 2019 MLB Playoffs continue Thursday night with another penultimate Game 5 between the Houston Astros and Tampa Bay Rays. The Astros took Game 1 & 2 at home behind strong pitching performances by Justin Verlander and Gerrit Cole. The Rays struck back once the series shifted to Tampa to force a winner-take-all Game 5. Cole will be on the mound for the Astros Thursday while Tampa will go with right-handed Tyler Glasnow.
Tampa Bay Rays vs Houston Astros (Series tied 2-2)
Time: 7:07 p.m. ET
Location: Minute Maid Park, Houston, Texas