Berlin (SID) – The Houston Astros and Atlanta Braves are in the play-off semifinals of Major League Baseball (MLB). Houston, 2017 World Series winners, scored a decisive third win with a 10-1 win over the Chicago White Sox. In the fight for the final, the Texans meet the Boston Red Sox.
In the Division Series of the National League (NL), the Atlanta Braves reached the semifinals with a 5-4 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers. The Los Angeles Dodgers have kept their hopes for a successful title defense alive. The champions from California defeated the San Francisco Giants 7-2 in the fourth quarter-finals and equalized 2-2 in the series. The decision will be made on Friday night.