Speed Reads

2017 World Series

Dodgers beat Astros 3-1 in Game 1 of World Series

The Los Angeles Dodgers won Game 1 of the World Series Tuesday night at Dodger Stadium, defeating the Houston Astros 3-1.

Chris Taylor and Justin Turner each had home runs while Clayton Kershaw only gave up one run, striking out 11. It was a hot night in Los Angeles, as Southern California is experiencing a record-breaking heat wave. Game 2 of the World Series will be played Wednesday night at Dodger Stadium, with the first pitch at 8:09 p.m. ET.