The New York Yankees host the Houston Astros tonight in the American League Wild Card Game.
The winner will advance to play the Kansas City Royals in the best-of-five AL Division Series starting Thursday in KC.
The Yankees held on down the stretch to claim the top Wild Card berth and earn home field for this single-elimination game.
Masahiro Tanaka starts for New York, while Houston counters with Cy Young candidate Dallas Keuchel (KY-kull).
Tanaka went 12-and-7 with a 3.51 ERA during the regular season, while Keuchel finished 20-and-8 with a 2.48 ERA.
First pitch in the Bronx tonight is set for just after 8 p.m. Eastern.
By: Mike Plourde – for Great Lakes Radio Sports