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American League Division Series open thread

Houston Astros v Seattle Mariners Photo by Stephen Brashear/Getty Images

While the Atlanta Braves will enjoy a travel day to St. Louis, the MLB Playoffs will continue on Saturday with a pair of Game 2’s in the American League Division Series.

New York flexed its muscles on Friday with a 10-4 win in Game 1. The Twins are now just 2-14 against the Yankees in the postseason and have lost 11 straight.

The Astros defeated the Rays 6-2 in Game 1 behind a tremendous performance by Justin Verlander. Gerrit Cole will get the nod for Houston on Saturday while Tampa will counter with lefty Blake Snell.

Minnesota Twins vs. New York Yankees (Yankees lead 1-0)

Time: 5:07 p.m. ET

Location: Yankee Stadium, Bronx, NY


Tampa Bay Rays vs. Houston Astros (Astros lead 1-0)

Time: 9:07 p.m. ET

Location: Minute Maid Park, Houston, TX


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