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Jose Altuve Sends Astros To World Series With Walk-Off 2-Run Homer vs. Aroldis Chapman

Jose Altuve scoring a run.

HOUSTON, TX - OCTOBER 17: Jose Altuve #27 of the Houston Astros scores a run in the third inning against the Boston Red Sox during Game Four of the American League Championship Series at Minute Maid Park on October 17, 2018 in Houston, Texas. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

The Houston Astros are headed to the World Series for the second time in three years. Jose Altuve hit a walk-off two-run home run in the bottom of the ninth inning of Game 6 to secure the win.

In the top half of the ninth, Yankees first baseman D.J. LeMahieu provided some heroics, hitting a two-run home run to right field off of Roberto Osuna to tie the score at 4-4. But the tie game didn't last.

In the bottom of the ninth, after a walk to George Springer, Yankees closer Aroldis Chapman threw a high slider that Altuve deposited in the seats.

The Astros won the game 6-4 and will now face the Washington Nationals in the World Series.

The Nationals dispatched the St. Louis Cardinals in four games earlier this week.

Houston won the World Series two years ago in dramatic fashion as they took down the Los Angeles Dodgers in seven games.

Game 1 of the 2019 World Series will take place on Tuesday night in Houston.