David Price was good enough, the Red Sox bullpen was even better, and Jackie Bradley Jr. delivered a go-ahead, three-run double off the Green Monster on Sunday night to lead Boston to a 7-5 victory over the Houston Astros and tie the AL Championship Series at one game apiece.

Boston Red Sox pitcher Rick Porcello celebrates after the last out in the top of the eighth inning in Game 2 of a baseball American League Championship Series against the Houston Astros on Sunday, Oct. 14, 2018, in Boston. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
Members of the Houston Astros warm up during batting practice before Game 2 of a baseball American League Championship Series against the Boston Red Sox on Sunday, Oct. 14, 2018, in Boston. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

Price fell one out short of his first career postseason win as a starter but still went back to the winning clubhouse for the first time in 11 playoff starts.

Houston Astros first baseman Yuli Gurriel can’t get a glove on a starting pitcher Gerrit Cole’s throwing error during the first inning in Game 2 of a baseball American League Championship Series on Sunday, Oct. 14, 2018, in Boston. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)
Houston Astros starting pitcher Gerrit Cole wipes his face after Boston Red Sox’s Jackie Bradley Jr. hit a three RBI-double during the third inning in Game 2 of a baseball American League Championship Series on Sunday, Oct. 14, 2018, in Boston. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)

Craig Kimbrel gave up an RBI single to Jose Altuve with two outs in the ninth before Alex Bregman hit a flyball that was caught on the warning track in left field to end it, handing Houston its first loss in five playoff games this year.

Houston Astros starting pitcher Gerrit Cole prepares to pitch against the Boston Red Sox during the first inning in Game 2 of a baseball American League Championship Series on Sunday, Oct. 14, 2018, in Boston. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
Boston Red Sox’s Mookie Betts celebrates after scoring on a passes ball with Steve Pearce during the seventh inning in Game 2 of a baseball American League Championship Series against the Houston Astros on Sunday, Oct. 14, 2018, in Boston. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)

Astros starter Gerrit Cole, so dominant in his Division Series start against Cleveland, gave up a season-high five runs.

Boston Red Sox’s Mookie Betts scores by Houston Astros pitcher Lance McCullers Jr. on a passed ball during the seventh inning in Game 2 of a baseball American League Championship Series on Sunday, Oct. 14, 2018, in Boston. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
Boston Red Sox starting pitcher David Price is taken out of the game against the Houston Astros during the fifth inning in Game 2 of a baseball American League Championship Series on Sunday, Oct. 14, 2018, in Boston. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

Game 3 is Tuesday in Houston, followed by two more at Minute Maid Park and a chance for the defending World Series champion Astros to clinch a second straight AL pennant at home.

Source: The Associated Press