Houston, we have a reason to rejoice.
The Astros are back in the World Series.
Jose Altuve’s two-run home run in the bottom of the ninth inning Saturday sent the Astros to a 4-2, series-clinching win against the New York Yankees in Game 6 of the American League Championship Series at Minute Maid Park.
The Astros, who won their first World Series two years ago, face the Washington Nationals in this year’s Fall Classic. Houston has home-field advantage will host Game 1 at 7:08 p.m. Tuesday at Minute Maid Park.