The Houston Astros (English: Houston Astros ) are a Major League Baseball team located in Houston , Texas . It belongs to the West Division of the American League . It played against the Los Angeles Dodgers in the 2017 World Series and won the team with seven games and four wins. The first world championship in history. He returned to the World Series in 2019 , but lost to the Washington Nationals in seven games . Houston Astros sports face coverings Products | Safe Shopping ➤ Fast DELIVERY ✈ Effortless Shopping ♥ Best Customer Care!