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Houston Astros' Jose Altuve warms up before Game 1 of the American League Championship Series baseball game against the New York Yankees Friday, Oct. 13, 2017, in Houston. (David J. Phillip/AP)

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ALCS Preview: Houston’s Altuve eager for more against New York

HOUSTON — Jose Altuve hit .346 to win the American League batting title for the second straight year before batting .533 in the ALDS to help the Houston Astros eliminate the Boston Red Sox.