Oakland surprised Houston, mounting an impressive comeback to win the game. Houston seemed to be in command, with a 84% chance to win during the middle stretches of the game, but no lead proved large enough.
Oakland entered the game as the decided underdog, with a 19% chance to win before the game started. Houston led for most of the game, but Oakland seized the lead for good at the end of the game. The game featured many momentum swings, with a total of 9 probabilistic lead changes