New York Yankees catcher Gary Sanchez looks at the ball in the dirt as the Houston Astros’ Jose Altuve (27) scores the game-winning run on Carlos Correa’s ninth-inning double in Game 2 of the American League Championship Series at Minute Maid Park in Houston on Saturday, Oct. 14, 2017.
New York Yankees catcher Gary Sanchez looks at the ball in the dirt as the Houston Astros’ Jose Altuve (27) scores the game-winning run on Carlos Correa’s ninth-inning double in Game 2 of the American League Championship Series at Minute Maid Park in Houston on Saturday, Oct. 14, 2017. Howard Simmons New York Daily News/TNS
New York Yankees catcher Gary Sanchez looks at the ball in the dirt as the Houston Astros’ Jose Altuve (27) scores the game-winning run on Carlos Correa’s ninth-inning double in Game 2 of the American League Championship Series at Minute Maid Park in Houston on Saturday, Oct. 14, 2017. Howard Simmons New York Daily News/TNS
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