Houston starting pitcher Zack Greinke exited after 4⅓ innings, having allowing one run on three hits and striking out five. Gleyber Torres put the Yankees on the board in the eighth inning with a home run off Joe Smith. 2019 ALCS (4–2): Houston Astros defeated New York Yankees. [6] The trophy is named for Will Harridge, who was league president from 1931 to 1958. Houston was 1–1 in prior ALCS appearances. It may not have been reviewed by professional editors (see full disclaimer), All translations of List of American League pennant winners. Give contextual explanation and translation from your sites ! [12] This total is more than twice that of the next-closest team, the Oakland Athletics, who have won 15.

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The Yankees removed Sabathia from their roster the next day, rendering him ineligible to pitch in the World Series and ending his storied 19-year career. Lettris is a curious tetris-clone game where all the bricks have the same square shape but different content. The American League Championship Series (ALCS) is a best-of-seven playoff and one of two … English Encyclopedia is licensed by Wikipedia (GNU). The 1926 New York Yankees were one of 40 pennant-winning teams in the Yankees history.

The Rays won the next two games to force a deciding Game 5, which Houston won to advance to their third straight ALCS; each game of the series was won by the home team. To install click the Add extension button. I use WIKI 2 every day and almost forgot how the original Wikipedia looks like. In 1969, the league split into two divisions,[4] and the teams with the best records in each division played one another in the five-game ALCS to determine the pennant winner, who received (and continues to receive) the William Harridge Trophy. The New York Yankees have won 40 AL pennants, [ 11 ] winning their first in 1921 and their most recent in 2009. ESPN’s Cross-Platform Coverage of the 2019 MLB Postseason – ESPN Press Room U.S. "Umpire injury causes outrageous Yankees-Astros Game 3 delay", "Powerful coastal storm known as a 'bomb cyclone' will blast the Northeast from New York to Maine", "ALCS home plate umpire Jeff Nelson will miss remainder of series after suffering a concussion in Game 3", "CC taken off Yanks roster, ending storied career", "MLB Playoffs Daily: Astros, Yankees race back to Houston", "MLB playoffs: ALCS Game 6 is all about the bullpens -- does that favor the Yankees or Astros? The source code for the WIKI 2 extension is being checked by specialists of the Mozilla Foundation, Google, and Apple. The web service Alexandria is granted from Memodata for the Ebay search. [10] American League pennant winners have gone on to win the World Series 60 times, most recently in 2009. [8] In 1995, an additional playoff series was added when Major League Baseball restructured into three divisions in each league. Most English definitions are provided by WordNet . ✪ 10 BEST MLB Teams that NEVER WON a World Series, ✪ STL@BOS: Sox celebrate 1967 American League champs, ✪ ALCS Gm5: Twins win 1991 American League pennant. This team receives the Warren C. Giles Trophy and the right to play in the World Series against the champion of the American League (AL). Pennants Won by Franchise The Boston Red Sox won an American League pennant and the World Series in 2007, three years after accomplishing the same feat in 2004.
Game 2 starting pitchers were James Paxton for New York and Justin Verlander for Houston. The series was played in a 2–3–2 format, with the first two and last two (if necessary) games played at the home ballpark of the team with the better regular season record, the Astros. New York starting pitcher James Paxton left after six innings, having allowed one run on four hits while striking out nine. The second-seeded New York Yankees swept their series against the third-seeded Minnesota Twins to clinch their 17th ALCS appearance. Cole pitched seven shutout innings for the Astros, allowing four hits with five walks and seven strikeouts.

[17] The 1954 Cleveland Indians won the most games of any pennant winner under the pre-1969 system, winning 111 out of their 154 games[18] and finishing eight games ahead of the Yankees. Game 3 starting pitchers were Gerrit Cole for the Astros and Luis Severino for the Yankees. Contact Us

The Yankees scored once in the first inning, forcing in a run with two walks after having runners on first and second with two out.

Get XML access to reach the best products. The 2019 American League Championship Series was a best-of-seven series between the two winners of the 2019 American League Division Series, the Houston Astros and New York Yankees, for the American League (AL) pennant and the right to play in the 2019 World Series.  | Last modifications, Copyright © 2012 sensagent Corporation: Online Encyclopedia, Thesaurus, Dictionary definitions and more. ○   Anagrams Jonathan Loáisiga concluded matters, pitching the bottom of the ninth, with the game ending on a Michael Brantley fly out to Cameron Maybin as the Yankees took a 1–0 series lead. [15], The Astros took an early 1–0 lead, as George Springer led off the game with an infield single, went to second on a passed ball, advanced to third on a ground out, and then scored on a wild pitch. The Astros and Yankees faced each other seven times during the 2019 regular season, with the Astros winning four of those games.[3]. Eco, Cookies help us deliver our services. [2] The first modern World Series was played in 1903 and, after a hiatus in 1904, has taken place every season except 1994,[2] when a players' strike forced the cancellation of the postseason. See if you can get into the grid Hall of Fame !

American League pennant winners have gone on to win the World Series 60 times, most recently in 2009. As there was no postseason in 1994 due to a work stoppage, the 30th series was 1999 and the 40th series was 2009, making 2019 the 50th series. [12] This total is more than twice that of the next-closest team, the Oakland Athletics, who have won 15. All rights reserved. We have created a browser extension.

New York was 11–5 in prior ALCS appearances. [5] The trophy featured a golden eagle, the league's emblem, sitting atop a silver baseball and clutching the AL banner. [19] The Milwaukee Brewers won the AL pennant in 1982 but later moved to the NL starting in the 1998 season. Yankees manager Aaron Boone removed Paxton after 2⅓ innings—Paxton had allowed one run on four hits while striking out three. Four former AA clubs, the Pittsburgh Pirates (defected to the NL in 1887), the Cincinnati Reds (defected to the NL in 1889), the Los Angeles Dodgers (defected in 1890) and the St. Louis Cardinals (joined the NL after the AA demise in 1891), have posted more than 10,000 lifetime major league victories. For the third straight year, Major League Baseball sold presenting sponsorships to all of its postseason series; as with the NLCS, this ALCS was sponsored by GEICO and officially known as the 2019 American League Championship Series presented by GEICO.[2]. The top-seeded Houston Astros won their first two games against the Tampa Bay Rays, winner of the American League Wild Card Game.