For the first time ever, two Major League Baseball teams from the same state are facing off in the American League Championship Series. The Texas Rangers and Houston Astros are competing in the best-of-7 series that continues tonight. It’s a Lone Star showdown with a ticket to the 2023 World Series on the line.
The Texas Rangers defeated the Houston Astros on Sunday night at Minute Maid Park in Game 1. The winner of this series will advance to the World Series, where they’ll compete for the championship against either the Philadelphia Phillies or the Arizona Diamondbacks.
What will Game 2 have in store? Here’s everything you need to know about how to watch the Rangers vs. Astros baseball games live, including the full ALCS schedule and live streaming.
How to watch Houston Astros vs. Texas Rangers online
The 2023 American League Championship Series will air on FOX and FS1. If you don’t have cable, the most cost-effective way to watch the Rangers vs. Astros games is through a live TV streaming subscription to Sling TV.
Right now, there is a Sling TV deal offering 50% off your first month — bringing the Blue package with FOX and FS1down to just $22.50 and the comprehensive Orange + Blue package down to $30. Sling TV comes with 50 hours of free cloud-based DVR recording space, perfect for recording all the season’s top NFL matchups.
2023 ALCS Schedule
Here is the schedule for the Astros vs. Rangers in ALCS, which begins in Houston tonight. All times Central Standard Time.
Houston will host Games 1 and 2 to start out the series. The games then shift to the Globe Life Field in Arlington for Games 3, 4 and 5. Games 6 and 7 would then be played in Houston.
Game 1: Rangers vs. Astros, Sunday, October 15, 7:15 p.m. CSTGame 2: Rangers vs. Astros, Monday, October 16, 3:37 p.m. CSTGame 3: Astros vs. Rangers, Wednesday, October 18, 7:03 p.m. CSTGame 4: Astros vs. Rangers, Thursday, October 19, 7:03 p.m. CST*Game 5: Astros vs. Rangers, Friday, October 20, 4:07 p.m. CST*Game 6: Rangers vs. Astros, Sunday, October 22, 7:03 p.m. CST*Game 7: Rangers vs. Astros, Monday, October 23, 7:03 p.m. CST