How Bregman's brilliant throw to the plate tilted scales in Astros' favor in Game 7

The Houston Astros are going to the World Series, having defeated the New York Yankees on Saturday by a 4-0 score in Game 7 of the 2017 American League Championship Series (GameTracker). Houston will take on the Los Angeles Dodgersbeginning on Tuesday.

But before we look too far ahead at the World Series matchup, let's revisit one of the most crucial plays from Game 7. It happened during the fifth inning, when Astros third baseman Alex Bregman threw out Greg Bird, who was attempting to score and knot the game at 1-1. 

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