Houston still has Justin Verlander and Gerrit Cole queued up for this series, and the Yankees will have to beat both to survive.
Officials from SCP Auctions in Laguna Niguel, California, estimate the bat could sell for over $1 million.
The winner will face Washington and its well-rested, talented rotation starting in the AL city on Tuesday night.
Washington put up seven runs in the first, all charged to rookie Dakota Hudson, who lasted all of 15 pitches.
Cole went seven innings to win his 19th straight decision despite walking five batters for the second time in his career.
Schilling helped the Arizona Diamondbacks to its only World Series championship in 2001.
Stephen Strasburg struck out 12 batters and finishing off each one with an off-speed pitch.
Las Vegas Ballpark is hosting a clinic to teach kids and teens about baseball.
The fast-food chain’s “Steal a Base, Steal a Taco” promotion will allow bettors in three states to wager real money on which baseball player they believe will steal the first base of the World Series, which kicks off Oct. 22.
Gerrit Cole, who is 18-0 in his last 24 starts and led the majors in strikeouts, starts for the Astros against Luis Severino in Game 3.