Astros advance to World Series: Yordan Alvarez named ALCS MVP after huge performance vs. Red Sox

The Houston Astros are the American League champs in 2021 and a considerable gamer in the ALCS result was designated player Yordan Alvarez. The 24-year-old power player had a beast series and takes house ALCS MVP honors. 

“It means everything,” Alvarez informed press reporters after he was granted the ALCS MVP prize. “I think there are a lot of things that I could say that’s behind the trophy, but all I can say is it just means everything.”

In the six-game series, Alvarez struck .521/.538/.869 with 3 doubles, a triple, a crowning achievement, 6 RBI and 7 runs scored. He got at least one hit in each and every single video game. It wasn’t simply the numbers, however, it was his success and enforcing existence in the middle of that Astros batting order that scored 37 runs in 6 video games. 

Let’s stroll through the series the huge male had. 

In Game 1, Alvarez got the Astros on the board initially with a sac fly in the bottom of the very first. 

Despite getting burnt out the next 2 video games, Alvarez still gathered a hit in each. 

In Game 4, with the Astros almost dealing with a 3-1 series deficit, Alvarez did his part in the substantial ninth-inning rally with an RBI single. 

In Game 5, Alvarez took control of. He homered to lead off the 2nd. He singled off the Green Monster in his next at-bat. He struck a two-RBI double off the Monster in the top of the 6th to offer the Astros some breathing space with a 3-0 lead. Notice he drove house all 3 go to that point. 

In Game 6, he doubled house the very first run of the video game in the very first inning. Next at-bat, he doubled once again. He tripled and scored in the 6th for a 2-0 lead, implying he drove house among the Astros’ runs and scored the other at the time. He would single in the 8th for a four-hit video game. 

Over the last 2 video games of the ALCS, Alvarez had 7 hits. The whole Red Sox group had 5. According to ESPN Stats, Alvarez is the very first gamer, ever, to out-hit the whole opposing group over the last 2 video games of any series in MLB postseason history.

Though the Astros clearly had numerous gamers worthwhile of appreciation in this series, Alvarez set himself apart and made himself the simple choice for MVP. 

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