Harris took the loss, lasting just 2/3 of an inning and allowing the two hits.
Kelvin Herrera picked up the victory for Kansas City after tossing a scoreless 7th in relief of Johnny Cueto, who threw six innings of four-run ball, yielding seven hits and three walks while striking out five.
Houston’s Colby Rasmus hit his third home run in three postseason games in the third inning. Rasmus now has six home runs in his past six games, dating to Oct. 2.
The series will move to Houston on Sunday for Game 3.
- Kenny Ducey