Injured Dodgers shortstop Corey Seager has still not begun baseball activities and did not make the team flight to Chicago, where the National League Championship Series with the Cubs resumes on Tuesday night.
Clinching a National League pennant at home would be epic, especially after a 29-year drought. But if karma counts, it would be fitting for the Dodgers, who were eliminated by the Cubs at Wrigley Field in the NL Championship Series last year, to eliminate the Cubs at Wrigley this year.
After the Dodgers’ dramatic ninth-inning victory over the Cubs, the National League Championship Series moves to Wrigley Field. The Dodgers, whose home-field advantage has been evident throughout the 2017 postseason, hold a 2-0 lead in the best-of-seven series.
The Dodgers have so far swept their way through October because they have a formula — quick hooks and a bullish bullpen — that is made for this month. It’s a formula they hope continues to work for them when the National League Championship Series presented by Camping World resumes with Game 3 at Wrigley […]
When voting for the Pitcher of the Year, I tend to lean more toward starters over relievers, with all other things being equal.
Chris Shaw, the Giants’ most advanced position prospect, led all of the their minor leaguers in home runs, extra-base hits, RBIs, slugging and OPS while splitting 2017 between Double-A and Triple-A. Despite that success, Shaw still has plenty to work on in the Arizona Fall League, particularly his outfield defense.
A postgame interview with Dodgers manager Dave Roberts, who talks about his club’s 4-1 win in Game 2 of the National League Championship Series.
A postgame interview with Kenley Jansen and Justin Turner, who discuss the Dodgers’ 4-1 win over the Cubs in Game 2 of the National League Championship Series.
The Los Angeles Dodgers still haven’t lost this postseason, and they now take their two-game lead in the hunt for a pennant on the road, where the Chicago Cubs hope their opportunistic opponent finally runs into a brick wall.
Dodgers’ relievers have combined for eight scoreless — and hitless — innings in the first two games of the National League Championship Series presented by Camping World.
The Dodgers’ offensive philosophy in the playoffs has been simple: keep the line moving.