World Series set to begin with Houston hosting Washington in Game 1
Houston; Tuesday, 8 p.m. EDT
BOTTOM LINE: Gerrit Cole and Houston will host Washington in Game 1 of the World Series.
The Astros are 60-21 on their home turf. Houston has a team batting average of .208 this postseason, Jose Altuve has lead them with an average of .349, including eight extra base hits and eight RBIs.
The Nationals have gone 43-38 away from home. Washington has a team on-base percentage of .315 this postseason, Anthony Rendon leads them with an OBP of .465, including five extra base hits and seven RBIs.
REGULAR SEASON TOP PERFORMERS: Alex Bregman lead the Astros with 41 home runs and hit .296.
Juan Soto lead the Nationals with 34 home runs and had a batting average of .282.