Astros-Yankees live updates: Houston heads to World Series, again!

The Houston Astros are one win away from the World Series after shutting out the New York Yankees 5-0 in Game 3 of the ALCS.  

A sweep today would secure the team its fourth American League pennant in six years. 

First pitch for Game 4 is scheduled for 6:07 p.m. CT at Yankee Stadium, 

although inclement weather in New York could impact the contest. 

Chron's Josh Criswell and Michael Shapiro will be providing live updates throughout the ALCS between the Astros and Yankees. 

The Houston Astros are heading back to the Fall Classic after beating the Yankees 6-5 on Sunday to sweep the ALCS! The Astros are now 7-0 this postseason,  

and will have home-field advantage against the Philadelphia Phillies in the World Series.  

They are the fifth team in MLB history to start the playoffs with seven straight wins.