Friday, 22 November, 2019

Home plate umpire ripped for rough calls in World Series Game 5

Astros rookie Urquidy makes history with dominant Game 4 start World Series: Bregman, Chirinos help Astros gain 2-2 tie vs. Nationals
Rhonda Reese | 28 October, 2019, 16:17

President Donald Trump's low-profile appearance Sunday night at Game 5 of the World Series came at a high-profile moment of his presidency.

Correa took the next pitch out of the park for a two-run homer, which gave the Astros their third and fourth runs of the game. But then Scherzer was scratched only 3 1/2 hours before game time because of an irritated nerve near his neck, an injury that could finish him for the Series.

It was the Astros' third consecutive victory at Nationals Park after falling behind 0-2 in Houston.

"Again, pitching at this point in the season, it's a tremendous honor, and I'm going to go out there and compete and give it everything I have", he said.

Five days later, Verlander gets another shot at the Nationals.

"Usually when I get chiropractic adjustments, that usually really helps me out with these neck spasms", he said. "He ain't slowing down". But Barksdale called it a strike to end the inning and the Nationals' final threat.

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After Saturday night's game, Houston shortstop Carlos Correa said the Astros had regained their swagger on offense. He allowed two runs in the first inning when he surrendered four consecutive singles. Everyone in baseball knows he wants the ball in any big game. He laboured through five innings in Game 1 of the World Series, allowing two runs and throwing 112 pitches, to get the win.

In 1923, an all-New York affair saw the Giants take Game 1 and 3, while the Yankees won Game 2 and 4 and ultimately defeated their city rivals 4-2.

Cole threw three-hit ball for seven innings, nicked only by Juan Soto's home run in the seventh, and struck out nine - eight on breaking balls.

This year, 18 of the 30 teams had winning records at home during the regular season, and overall clubs were 1,286-1,143 at home for a.529 winning percentage, according to the Elias Sports Bureau. George Springer added another postseason drive. More banners also appeared during the game, being unveiled at different times and at different locations throughout the ballpark, which read: "IMPEACH TRUMP!"

"Watching Joe Ross pitch the other night, I thought he looked extremely polished in what he was able to do", Scherzer noted to USA Today. Just made some minor tweaks in the offseason training program. He views himself as a baseball bulldog, able to will his 35-year-old body through any obstacle.

The reeling Nationals were going to have to come back against Cole or face the brink of elimination with the Series moving back to Houston Tuesday. "True competitors", Nationals outfielder Adam Eaton said. This was supposed to be a bullpen day, so the Astros would have been satisfied with two quality innings, elated with three and stunned by four.

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