ALDS: Keuchel Stifles BoSox; 'Stros Hit More Dingers
Houston just keeps rolling out more firepower.
This time, Astros co-ace -- with Justin Verlander -- put on a show of his own, keeping the Boston Red Sox at bay while his buds continued to treat home plate like a launching pad.
The result was an 8-2 cruise that gave the AL West champions a 2-0 lead in this best-of-five American League Division Series.
Dude's been everything a first-rounder's supposed to be, a can't miss five-tool player who's been solid ever since he pulled on a Houston jersey and continues to get better.
The shining star -- wait a minute; the 'Stros star is black, but what the hell -- in this one, though, was Keuchel.
How phonics are transformed from home country to this Land of Immigrants that is the USA remains a mystery for the ages. Keuchel's forebears would've pronounced it koy-kull.
Then again, the way he's pitching ...