Astros vs. Braves live score, updates, highlights from Game 6 of 2021 World Series


The Astros aren’t out of the World Series just yet.

Houston was on the brink of elimination after falling behind three games to one to the Braves with a game still left to play in Atlanta. It fell behind 4-0 after the first inning of Game 5 but then bounced all the way back to win 9-5 and bring the series back to Texas for Game 6 on Tuesday.

The Astros will turn to rookie Luis Garcia to try to push this series to a full seven games. Garcia allowed a run on three hits and four walks in 3 2/3 innings in Game 3, but in his previous postseason outing, he pitched 5 2/3 scoreless innings against Boston in Game 6 of the ALCS to help clinch the pennant for Houston. This postseason, he has a 7.62 overall ERA.

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Atlanta is handing the ball to Max Fried, who struggled in his Game 2 start. He allowed six runs on seven hits and a walk over five innings. Prior to that outing, however, he had pitched to a 3.78 ERA in three postseason starts.

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Sporting News is tracking live scoring updates and highlights from Astros vs. Braves in the 2021 World Series. Follow below for complete results from Game 6 on Tuesday night.

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Astros vs. Braves live updates, highlights from 2021 World Series

Updates will begin closer to the start of the game, which is scheduled for 8:09 p.m. ET.

World Series start time today

First pitch for World Series Game 6 between the Astros and Braves is set for 8:09 p.m. ET on Tuesday.

How to watch the 2021 World Series

  • TV channel (U.S.): Fox
  • TV channel (Canada): Sportsnet
  • Live stream: fuboTV

All World Series games will be broadcast on Fox in the United States and on Sportsnet in Canada. On the Fox broadcast, Joe Buck will handle play-by-play with John Smoltz providing analysis in the booth and Ken Rosenthal and Tom Verducci reporting from field level.

Streamers can find the game on the Fox Sports Go app or by using fuboTV, which comes with a seven-day free trial.

World Series schedule 2021

Date Game Start time TV channel
Tue., Oct. 26 Braves 6, Astros 2    
Wed., Oct. 27 Astros 7, Braves 2    
Fri., Oct. 29 Braves 2, Astros 0    
Sat., Oct. 30 Braves 3, Astros 2    
Sun., Oct. 31 Astros 9, Braves 5    
Tue., Nov. 2 Braves at Astros, Game 6 8:09 p.m. Fox, fuboTV
Wed., Nov. 3 Braves at Astros, Game 7* 8:09 p.m. Fox, fuboTV

* If necessary.

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