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Yankees vs. Astros ALCS Game 5 photos

Scenes from Yankee Stadium as the Yankees face the Houston Astros in ALCS Game 5, an elimination game for the Yankees, at Yankee Stadium on Friday, Oct. 18, 2019.

New York Yankees left fielder Brett Gardner (11)
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New York Yankees left fielder Brett Gardner (11) watches as New York Yankees Aaron Hicks (31) and New York Yankees right fielder Aaron Judge (99) jump in the air and celebrate the win in Game 5 of the ALCS against Houston Astros on Friday, Oct. 18, 2019, at Yankee Stadium. .

Gleyber Torres #25 and Aaron Judge #99 of
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Gleyber Torres #25 and Aaron Judge #99 of the New York Yankees celebrate after defeating the Houston Astros in Game 5 of the ALCS on Thursday, Oct. 18, 2019, at Yankee Stadium.

New York Yankees catcher Gary Sanchez (24) and
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New York Yankees catcher Gary Sanchez (24) and New York Yankees relief pitcher Aroldis Chapman (54) celebrate after the win in Game 5 of the ALCS on Friday, Oct. 18, 2019, at Yankee Stadium

New York Yankees starting pitcher CC Sabathia (52)
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New York Yankees starting pitcher CC Sabathia (52) and his teammates celebrate the win in Game 5 of the ALCS on Friday, Oct. 18, 2019, at Yankee Stadium

New York Yankees relief pitcher Aroldis Chapman (54)
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New York Yankees relief pitcher Aroldis Chapman (54) hugs New York Yankees catcher Gary Sanchez (24) at the end of the game after the win in Game 5 of the ALCS against Houston Astros on Friday, Oct. 18, 2019, at Yankee Stadium. .

New York Yankees' Aaron Judge, left, and Aaron
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New York Yankees' Aaron Judge, left, and Aaron Hicks celebrate their 4-1 win against the Houston Astros in Game 5 of the ALCS on Friday, Oct. 18, 2019, at Yankee Stadium.

New York Yankees shortstop Didi Gregorius (18) throws
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New York Yankees shortstop Didi Gregorius (18) throws to 1st base after he gets out Houston Astros second baseman Jose Altuve (27) in the eighth inning in Game 5 of the ALCS on Friday, Oct. 18, 2019, at Yankee Stadium

New York Yankees relief pitcher Tommy Kahnle (48)
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New York Yankees relief pitcher Tommy Kahnle (48) walks to dugout in the seventh inning in Game 5 of the ALCS against the Houston Astros on Friday, Oct. 18, 2019, at Yankee Stadium

New York Yankees relief pitcher Zack Britton (53)
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New York Yankees relief pitcher Zack Britton (53) delivers the pitch in the seventh inning in Game 5 of the ALCS against the Houston Astros on Friday, Oct. 18, 2019, at Yankee Stadium

Zack Britton #53 of the New York Yankees
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Zack Britton #53 of the New York Yankees pitches during the seventh inning in Game 5 of the ALCS against the Houston Astros on Thursday, Oct. 18, 2019, at Yankee Stadium.

James Paxton #65 of the New York Yankees
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James Paxton #65 of the New York Yankees reacts after the final out of the sixth inning in Game 5 of the ALCS against the Houston Astros on Thursday, Oct. 18, 2019, at Yankee Stadium.

New York Yankees starting pitcher James Paxton and
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New York Yankees starting pitcher James Paxton and catcher Gary Sanchez react after Houston Astros catcher Robinson Chirinos flies out to end the top of the sixth inning in Game 5 of the ALCS on Friday, Oct. 18, 2019, at Yankee Stadium.

James Paxton #65 of the New York Yankees
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James Paxton #65 of the New York Yankees reacts after the final out of the sixth inning in Game 5 of the ALCS against the Houston Astros on Thursday, Oct. 18, 2019, at Yankee Stadium.

New York Yankees starting pitcher James Paxton (65)
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New York Yankees starting pitcher James Paxton (65) waits for the New York Yankees manager Aaron Boone (17) to come to the mound to talk to him in the sixth inning in Game 5 of the ALCS against Houston Astros on Friday, Oct. 18, 2019, at Yankee Stadium. .

New York Yankees left fielder Brett Gardner (11)
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New York Yankees left fielder Brett Gardner (11) makes a catch in fifth inning in Game 5 of the ALCS on Friday, Oct. 18, 2019, at Yankee Stadium

Houston Astros center fielder George Springer (4) strikes
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Houston Astros center fielder George Springer (4) strikes out as New York Yankees catcher Gary Sanchez (24) in the third inning in Game 5 of the ALCS on Friday, Oct. 18, 2019, at Yankee Stadium. .

New York Yankees starting pitcher James Paxton (65)
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New York Yankees starting pitcher James Paxton (65) delivers the pitch in the first inning of Game 5 of the ALCS against Houston Astros on Friday, Oct. 18, 2019, at Yankee Stadium. .

New York Yankees starting pitcher James Paxton (65)
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New York Yankees starting pitcher James Paxton (65) delivers the pitch in the third inning homer Game 5 of the ALCS against Houston Astros on Friday, Oct. 18, 2019, at Yankee Stadium. .

Aaron Hicks #31 of the New York Yankees
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Aaron Hicks #31 of the New York Yankees celebrates his first inning three run home run in Game 5 of the ALCS as Robinson Chirinos #28 of the Houston Astros looks on on Thursday, Oct. 18, 2019, at Yankee Stadium.

New York Yankees' Aaron Hicks (31) is greeted
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New York Yankees' Aaron Hicks (31) is greeted by Gleyber Torres, Gary Sanchez and Aaron Judge after his three-run home run during the first inning against the Houston Astros in Game 5 of the ALCS on Friday, Oct. 18, 2019, at Yankee Stadium.

Aaron Hicks #31 of the New York Yankees
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Aaron Hicks #31 of the New York Yankees celebrates his first inning three run home run in Game 5 of the ALCS with teammate Aaron Judge #99 as Robinson Chirinos #28 of the Houston Astros looks on on Thursday, Oct. 18, 2019, at Yankee Stadium.

New York Yankees second baseman Gleyber Torres (25)
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New York Yankees second baseman Gleyber Torres (25) and New York Yankees right fielder Aaron Judge (99) and New York Yankees catcher Gary Sanchez (24) high five New York Yankees Aaron Hicks (31) after his homer in the first inning Game 5 of the ALCS against Houston Astros on Friday, Oct. 18, 2019, at Yankee Stadium. .

New York Yankees Aaron Hicks (31) smacks a
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New York Yankees Aaron Hicks (31) smacks a smacks a first inning homer and is high fives by New York Yankees second baseman Gleyber Torres (25) New York Yankees right fielder Aaron Judge (99) and New York Yankees catcher Gary Sanchez (24)in Game 5 of the ALCS against Houston Astros on Friday, Oct. 18, 2019, at Yankee Stadium

Aaron Hicks #31 of the New York Yankees
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Aaron Hicks #31 of the New York Yankees follows through on his first inning three run home run in Game 5 of the ALCS against the Houston Astros on Thursday, Oct. 18, 2019, at Yankee Stadium.

New York Yankees Aaron Hicks (31) smacks a
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New York Yankees Aaron Hicks (31) smacks a 3 run homer in the first inning as he is high fives by New York Yankees right fielder Aaron Judge (99) in Game 5 of the ALCS against Houston Astros on Friday, Oct. 18, 2019, at Yankee Stadium. .

New York Yankees' Aaron Hicks hits a three-run
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New York Yankees' Aaron Hicks hits a three-run home run during the first inning against the Houston Astros in Game 5 of the ALCS on Friday, Oct. 18, 2019, at Yankee Stadium.

New York Yankees Aaron Hicks (31) smacks a
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New York Yankees Aaron Hicks (31) smacks a smacks a first inning homer in Game 5 of the ALCS against Houston Astros on Friday, Oct. 18, 2019, at Yankee Stadium

New York Yankees Aaron Hicks (31) smacks a
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New York Yankees Aaron Hicks (31) smacks a 3 run homer in the first inning Game 5 of the ALCS against Houston Astros on Friday, Oct. 18, 2019, at Yankee Stadium. .

New York Yankees' Aaron Hicks hits a three-run
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New York Yankees' Aaron Hicks hits a three-run home run during the first inning against the Houston Astros in Game 5 of the ALCS on Friday, Oct. 18, 2019, at Yankee Stadium.

New York Yankees' Aaron Hicks hits a three-run
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New York Yankees' Aaron Hicks hits a three-run home run off of Houston Astros starting pitcher Justin Verlander during the first inning in Game 5 of the ALCS on Friday, Oct. 18, 2019, at Yankee Stadium.

New York Yankees second baseman DJ LeMahieu (26)
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New York Yankees second baseman DJ LeMahieu (26) rounds 3rd base after his first inning homer against Houston Astros starting pitcher Justin Verlander (35) in Game 5 of the ALCS on Friday, Oct. 18, 2019, at Yankee Stadium. .

Houston Astros starting pitcher Justin Verlander watches the
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Houston Astros starting pitcher Justin Verlander watches the flight of the solo home run hit by New York Yankees' DJ LeMahieu as LeMahieu rounds the bases in Game 5 of the ALCS on Friday, Oct. 18, 2019, at Yankee Stadium.

Houston Astros starting pitcher Justin Verlander (35) reacts
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Houston Astros starting pitcher Justin Verlander (35) reacts in the first inning in Game 5 of the ALCS against New York Yankees on Friday, Oct. 18, 2019, at Yankee Stadium. .

New York Yankees starting pitcher James Paxton (65)
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New York Yankees starting pitcher James Paxton (65) reacts in the first inning Game 5 of the ALCS against Houston Astros on Friday, Oct. 18, 2019, at Yankee Stadium. .

New York Yankees manager Aaron Boone (17) speaks
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New York Yankees manager Aaron Boone (17) speaks his press conference before Game 5 of the ALCS against Houston Astros on Friday, Oct. 18, 2019, at Yankee Stadium. .

New York Yankees third baseman Gio Urshela (29)
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New York Yankees third baseman Gio Urshela (29) does some infield work before Game 5 of the ALCS against Houston Astros on Friday, Oct. 18, 2019, at Yankee Stadium. .

New York Yankees shortstop Didi Gregorius (18) does
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New York Yankees shortstop Didi Gregorius (18) does some infield work before Game 5 of the ALCS against Houston Astros on Friday, Oct. 18, 2019, at Yankee Stadium. .

Luis Severino #40 of the New York Yankees
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Luis Severino #40 of the New York Yankees warms up in the field before Game 5 of the ALCS against the Houston Astros on Thursday, Oct. 18, 2019, at Yankee Stadium.

New York Yankees starting pitcher CC Sabathia (52)
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New York Yankees starting pitcher CC Sabathia (52) after his press conference about his injury and career before Game 5 of the ALCS against Houston Astros on Friday, Oct. 18, 2019, at Yankee Stadium. .

New York Yankees starting pitcher CC Sabathia (52)
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New York Yankees starting pitcher CC Sabathia (52) talks with FS1 about his injury and career before Game 5 of the ALCS against Houston Astros on Friday, Oct. 18, 2019, at Yankee Stadium. .

New York Yankees starting pitcher CC Sabathia (52)
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New York Yankees starting pitcher CC Sabathia (52) speaks to the media about his injury and his career before Game 5 of the ALCS against Houston Astros on Friday, Oct. 18, 2019, at Yankee Stadium. .

New York Yankees starting pitcher CC Sabathia (52)
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New York Yankees starting pitcher CC Sabathia (52) speaks to the media about his injury and his career before Game 5 of the ALCS against Houston Astros on Friday, Oct. 18, 2019, at Yankee Stadium. .

Yankees starting pitcher CC Sabathia speaks to the
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New York Yankees starting pitcher CC Sabathia (52) speaks to the media about his injury and his career before Game 5 of the ALCS against Houston Astros on Friday, Oct. 18, 2019, at Yankee Stadium. .

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