World Series 2017: How the Astros Won Game 3, Inning by Inning


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Here’s how the Astros beat the Dodgers in Game 3, inning by inning:


Astros first baseman Yuli Gurriel stretched to force out the Dodgers’ Corey Seager in the first inning.

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Top 1st: McCullers gets three quick outs.

Game 3 began at 8:21 p.m. Eastern with Lance McCullers of the Astros throwing a 95 mile-per-hour fastball low and outside for ball one to Chris Taylor of the Dodgers. McCullers eventually got Taylor to pop out to second and retired Corey Seager when Jose Altuve made a great diving play in shallow-right to knock the ball down before throwing Seager out at first. The inning ended with Justin Turner flying out to deep center.

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