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What channel Astros vs. Yankees is on and how to watch via live online stream on Wednesday

We go over how you can watch Wednesday’s game between the Astros and Yankees on ESPN+ and TV.

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A general view during the Opening Day game between the New York Yankees and Toronto Blue Jays at Yankee Stadium. TODAY NETWORK

ESPN+ will host a national broadcast of Wednesday’s matchup between the Houston Astros and the New York Yankees with first pitch set for 7:05 p.m. ET. There’s no word yet on when the first fan will be stripped of the garbage can they’ll be banging throughout the game.

The game will take place at Yankee Stadium, and will also air on AT&T SportsNet Southwest in the Astros market and on YES in the Yankees market. Luis Garcia and Jordan Montgomery will start for the Astros and Yankees, respectively.

If you aren’t around a TV to check out this primetime MLB matchup, you can stream the game via WatchESPN or the ESPN app. But keep in mind — you’ll need a subscription to ESPN+. You can subscribe to ESPN+ on the ESPN website, where you can get a monthly subscription for $5.99, or get the ESPN/Disney/Hulu bundle for $13.99 per month.

The Yankees won the first game in this three game series by a score of 7-3. Giancarlo Stanton hit his seventh home run of the season and finished the day 4-for-5 with three RBIs. The Astros are 15-14 and three games out of first in the AL West while the Yankees are 15-14 and 2.5 games out of first in the AL East.

The Yankees are installed as a -143 favorite at DraftKings Sportsbook while the Astros are a +123 underdog.