BOSTON - The Houston Astros are now down 2-1 in the American Lague Championship series after losing Game 3 to the Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park in Boston on Monday night by a final score of 12-3.
Game 3 started as a slight case of déjà vu for the Astros as the bottom of the second inning was active for the Boston Red Sox.
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With the Red Sox already ahead 2-0, Red Sox first-baseman Kyle Schwarber knocked a grand slam to right field, to extend the Red Sox lead to 6-0.
In the bottom of the third, the Red Sox bats continued to stay hot. With the score 7-0, Christian Arroyo knocked a two-run home run over the Green Monster in left field. Red Sox build their lead to a score of 9-0.
In the top of the fourth, the Astros bats came alive after Kyle Tucker knocked a three-run home run into right field, scoring Michael Brantley and Yordan Alvarez.
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In the bottom of the sixth inning with the score 9-3, a two-run home run by J.D. Martinez over the Green Monster in left field extended the Red Sox lead to 11-3.
The bottom of the eighth inning saw another home run by the Red Sox by Rafael Devers, once again over the Green Monster in left field. Score: 12-3 Red Sox.