Astros win Game 5, stay alive in World Series

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Trailing 3 games to 1 in the World Series and 4-0 in Game 5, the Houston Astros rallied to beat the Atlanta Braves 9-5 and stay alive in the series. Adam Duvall cracked a grand slam home run in the bottom of the first inning to build a quick 4-0 lead. The Astros didn’t panic, scoring two runs in the second and two more in the third to tie the contest. a three run fifth inning gave the Astros the lead for good. Carlos Correa had three hits and drove in two runs to pace the Houston comeback. Yuli Gurriel chipped in three more hits and an RBI and light hitting catcher Martin Maldonado had one hit and drove in three more runs.

Game 6 of the 2021 World Series will shift back to Houston on Tuesday, November 2nd. The Braves still lead the series three games to two. Game 6 can be seen right here on KTVI-Fox 2.

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