BLOG: Astros get historic 1st win in extra innings

HOUSTON – The Houston Astros look to nab their first victory in the World Series when Justin Verlander takes the mound Wednesday night against the Los Angeles Dodgers.

Verlander will face rich Hill of the Dodgers. LA took Game 1 with great pitching from Clayton Kershaw.

Follow all of the big social moments from the game below and be sure to follow KHOU 11 Sports' Jason BristolMatt Musil and Daniel Gotera for their play-by-play and quick takes.

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Maybin getting things going in the 11th.

Here we go.

All tied up now

Dodgers close the gap.


This isn't over yet!


Correa gets things going in the top of the 8th.

Harris trying to keep the 'Stros in Game 2.

A little bit of deja vu for the 'Stros.

Dodgers get one against Verlander.

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Verlander's counterpart is done for the night.

Verlander shows no signs of slowing down.

Kate Upton watching fiance Justin Verlander bring it in Game 2.

Bregman drives in the first run for the 'Stros.

Justin Verlander off to a hot start.

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Astros fans earlerly await for their team to start hitting.

Astros continue to struggle at the plate.

Even 'Stros fans have to appreciate this Dodgers legend.


Back here in Houston at teh "Juice Box" ...

Jose Altuve collected a little hardware before Game 2.

Time to enjoy that wager with New York.

A preview of tonight's performance.

Who will be taking the mound for Games 3 and 4?

Your Astros line-up for Game 2.

PHOTOS: Baseball history displayed at Dodger Stadium 

Love it!

Yes, we'll take one of each please.

Looking for some old school digs?

Mayor Turner has a little wager going with the LA mayor.

City Council showing the team spirit Wednesday.

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