- there's a lot of buzz coming- from the scarlet pearl casino's- sportsbook in d'iberville, as - the houston astros advance- to the world series to take on- the washington nationals.
- jose altuve lifted his team to- victory with a two-run walk-- off home run to center field.
- now the attention and interest- is on astros' fan jim - mcingvale - mack-in-vail- , also known as mattress mack.- mack placed a 3 point 5 million- dollar bet on the houston - - - - astros to win the world series!- sportsbook supervisor nikki - mcgowan tells news 25 this bet- just adds to an electric- atmosphere at the scarlet - pearl during the world series.- - nikki mcgowan, scarlet pearl- sportsbook supervisor - "interest will be high.
There's- a lot of buzz going on around - here.
We are happy to work- with mattress mack.
We are all- here together to wait for the - very exciting outcome.- we always hope to bring that in- we are a casino.
That's what we- offer is gambling.- - - - so, taking wagers like that,- that's the business we are in."- game one of the seven game worl- series starts - tomorrow.
- if the astros win, mattress - mack's bet will payout 11 point- 2 - million dollars!-