Braves vs Astros Game 5 live: The Atlanta Braves are one win away from their first World Series championship since 1995, heading into Sunday’s Game 5 with a 3-1 lead over the Houston Astros.
Atlanta won Games 3 and 4 at Truist Park on Friday and Saturday, making them 7-0 at home in the postseason. On Saturday, back-to-back home runs from Dansby Swanson and Jorge Soler in the seventh inning helped the Braves rally back and win 3-2 to take a commanding series lead.
The Astros are in the World Series for the third time in five years but only seven teams in history have come back from a 3-1 deficit – most recently the Chicago Cubs against Cleveland in 2016.
Here’s everything you need to know for Sunday’s game:
Time: 8:15 p.m. ET
TV channel: Fox
Starting pitchers: LHP Framber Valdez, Astros vs. LHP Tucker Davidson, Braves
What time is Braves vs Astros Game 5 Live?
The first pitch is scheduled at 8:15 p.m. ET on Sunday.
What TV channel is the World Series on?
Game 5 will air on Fox.
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Who are the Braves and Astros’ Game 5 pitchers?
Braves: LHP Tucker Davidson (0-0, 3.60 ERA): Davidson has only made five career starts and replaced the injured Charlie Morton on Atlanta’s roster earlier in the series.
Astros: LHP Framber Valdez (11-6, 3.14 ERA): Valdez has a 6.35 ERA in four starts this postseason and gave up eight hits and five runs in Game 1 of the World Series.