Rays defeat Astros in pitchers' duel to open ALCS
Blake Snell and the Rays' bullpen held the Astros to one run in a 2-1 victory on Sunday.
The Champion Series round of the 2020 postseason kicked off on Sunday evening at Petco Park in San Diego between the two remaining American League contenders, the Rays and Astros. Framber Valdéz drew the start for the Astros while 2018 AL Cy Young Award winner Blake Snell took the hill for Tampa Bay.
The Rays are a pitching-first ballclub but were taken …