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Philadelphia defeated Houston Astros by 5-0

Philadelphia defeated Houston Astros 5-0 in the first game of the NBA World Series.

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The Phillies dug in and battled their way back after falling behind 5-0 in the third inning, thanks in large part to two home runs. Neither team scored in the final four innings.

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The Astros came close in the ninth inning with Jose Altuve on base and two outs. However, Nick Castellanos made an incredible catch to force extra innings.

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Realmuto came through again in the 10th inning, launching a home run to right field to give the Phillies a one-run lead.

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Philadelphia held on to win a game that appeared to be over early in the 10th inning thanks to two Alex Bregman doubles.

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Since Gam1 has been completed. The second game will be played on Saturday night. For now, here are the best moments and thoughts from the World Series opener.

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We did not expect the Astros to blow a 5-0 lead. After all, only five times in World Series history has a team overcome a five-run deficit.

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