They’re not banging on trash cans anymore. So why are the Astros still so far ahead of the Yankees?

They’re not banging on trash cans anymore. So why are the Astros still so far ahead of the Yankees?

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Maybe it wasn’t just the garbage can.

As the Astros play in their second World Series in three years — and third in the last five — it’s hard to pin their success solely on the sign-stealing scandal of 2017.

Just two years ago, the Yankees and Astros played in a tightly matched ALCS that Houston won in six games, punctuated by Jose Altuve’s series-clinching homer off Aroldis Chapman at Minute Maid Park.

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