Jose Altuve turned 31 years old on Thursday, and he celebrated with a big day at the plate against the Yankees. The Astros second baseman finished 2-for-5 with a three-run home run, as well as a single.
Altuve has bounced back after a quiet 2020, slashing .256/.295/.372 through 21 games this season. He has added six walks, 12 RBI, and 14 strikeouts. The World Series champion ranks fourth among all second basemen in the latest rest-of-season expert consensus rankings.