Bryce Harper homered in the first inning, the Phillies added four more long balls and Ranger Suarez tossed five scoreless innings as Philadelphia blitzed the Houston Astros 7-0 in Game 3 of the World Series on Tuesday.

Alec Bohm, Brandon Marsh, Kyle Schwarber and Rhys Hoskins also homered to help the Phillies grab a 2-1 lead in the best-of-seven series. The Phillies tied a World Series record with five home runs.

Game 4 will be held Wednesday in Philadelphia.Maillot Los Angeles Angels 2022

Suarez (2-0) gave up three hits and a walk while striking out four. Connor Brogdon, Kyle Gibson, Nick Nelson and Andrew Bellatti each threw one inning apiece to complete the shutout.

The Astros compiled five hits, all singles by five different players.maillot de baseball

Houston starter Lance McCullers Jr. (0-1) lasted only 4 1/3 innings and allowed seven runs on six hits and one walk with five strikeouts. He gave up five homers, the most ever by a pitcher in a single postseason game.

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