Houston Astros are your 2022 World Series champions!
After going down 2-1 to the
Philadelphia Phillies in the series, the Astros capped off their playoff run with three straight wins that culminated in a 4-1 victory in Game 6 at Minute Maid Park to capture their second title since 2017.
The American League's No. 1 seed went undefeated in the first two rounds as they rolled to their fourth Fall Classic in six years. The Phillies -- October's biggest underdog and the sixth seed in the National League, with the worst regular-season record of any team in the playoffs -- upset their way to their first World Series since 2009.
We have all the latest -- schedules, results, analysis and more -- from the World Series, plus the newly formatted (and thrilling) postseason that got us here.
World Series Best-of-seven series All times Eastern Houston Astros 4, Philadelphia Phillies 2 Game 1: Phillies 6, Astros 5 (10) Box score | Highlights Realmuto's HR in 10th caps Phils' G1 comeback Passan: A game-saving catch ... by Nick Castellanos?! Inside the Phillies' latest miracle Verlander takes blame as WS record sits at 0-6 Game 2: Astros 5, Phillies 2 Box score | Highlights 'Awesome' Altuve kick-starts Astros' bats in series-tying win 'Breathe. Smile. Relax': How Framber Valdez learned to dominate on the mound Game 3: Phillies 7, Astros 0 Box score | Highlights Phillies blast record-tying 5 home runs, take 2-1 World Series lead 'I got beat': McCullers denied pitch-tipping at fault in loss Game 4: Astros 5, Phillies 0 Box score | Highlights Javier, Astros bullpen combine to no-hit Phillies in Game 4 How Cristian Javier's fastball became the best pitch this postseason Game 5: Astros 3, Phillies 2 Box score | Highlights McCormick's epic catch stuns Phils, saves Astros Inside the at-bat that won Justin Verlander his first World Series game Carlos Correa who? How Jeremy Pena replaced an Astros icon, without the team losing a step Surprise! How a struggling Phillies defense became a playoff asset What to make of Justin Verlander's puzzling World Series record ahead of a pivotal Game 5 Game 6: Astros 4, Phillies 1 Box score | Highlights Dynasty! Love 'em or loathe 'em, the World Series champion Astros are an all-time team Houston Astros cement dominant run with second World Series title Astros' Jeremy Pena caps brilliant rookie season with World Series MVP Latest news and analysis World Series analysis What we're learned in this World Series so far Passan: How velocity is ruling this postseason -- and who is bringing the most heat in this World Series 2022 World Series predictions and preview McDaniel: Ranking all 52 players in the 2022 World Series Astros superfan Mattress Mack can't lose, no matter who wins the World Series Inside the Astros' run What's their secret? How the Astros keep getting deep into the playoffs Passan: Is an Astros World Series win inevitable? Inside their pursuit of perfection 'This guy, he's different': What it's like to watch Yordan Alvarez up close Astros manager Dusty Baker's baseball life has made him a World Series protagonist Inside the Phillies' run Bryce Harper is having one of the best postseasons ever -- is it time to stop pitching to him? Stupid money? How the Phillies are proving it's more important to be bold than smart 'He's our leader': How leadoff slugger Kyle Schwarber became an October staple 'It gives me goose bumps': How the Phillies saved their season -- and made a fan base's dreams come true More like 'I love it here'? Inside Alec Bohm's rehabbed rep in Philly League championship series Rob Carr/Getty Images ALCS: Astros sweep Yankees Astros ace Yankees to reach fourth World Series in six years Passan: After Yankees' ALCS loss, is Aaron Judge done in New York? Passan: An embarrassing Game 3 loss laid the Yankees' faults bare NLCS: Phillies outplay Padres in five games Harper's stunning HR delivers Phils NL pennant 'Storybook stuff': Inside the night Harper sent Philly to the World Series A Manny Machado vs. Bryce Harper NLCS? Why this meeting was inevitable -- and unlikely Snapshots and moon shots: Padres' Polaroid tradition continues in NLCS League division series Bill Streicher-USA TODAY Sports ALDS: Astros sweep Mariners Jeremy Pena hits 18th-inning homer against Mariners as Astros advance ALDS: Yankees get by Guardians in five games Stanton, Judge homers lift Yankees, set up ALCS rematch with Astros NLDS: Phillies oust defending champion Braves in four Phillies polish off Braves in NLDS: 'This is step two' NLDS: Padres stun Dodgers in four San Diego's deadline decisions finally pay off big with NLDS win Wild-card series Joe Nicholson-USA TODAY Sports ALWC: Mariners sweep Blue Jays M's rally from seven down to beat Blue Jays, reach ALDS ALWC: Guardians sweep Rays Doolittle: What's next for Tampa Bay Rays? NLWC: Phillies sweep Cardinals Harper, Nola help Phillies upset Cardinals, reach NLDS NLWC: Padres shock Mets in three games
Prescient Musgrove, Padres blank Mets in Game 3 win