Cubs Avoid Sweep, Top Dodgers 3-2 To Cut NLCS Deficit To 3-1Baez snapped an 0-for-20 skid with two home runs, Wade Davis hung on for a six-out save and Cubs avoided a sweep, holding off the Los Angeles Dodgers 3-2 Wednesday night in Game 4 of the NL Championship Series.
Cubs Trail Dodgers 3-0 In NLCS After Darvish DominatesYu Darvish shut down Chicago on Tuesday night, putting the Cubs on the verge of being swept out of the NLCS for the second time in three years after a 6-1 loss.
Turner Homers In 9th, Dodgers Top Cubs 4-1 For 2-0 NLCS LeadTurner hit a three-run drive with two outs in the bottom of the ninth inning, and the Dodgers beat the Chicago Cubs 4-1 on Sunday to take a 2-0 lead in the NL Championship Series.
Cubs Top Nationals 9-8 In Game 5, Advance To NLCSThe Chicago Cubs win whenever they need to, with whatever it takes, even a seven-out save by Wade Davis to preserve a shrinking lead and a "Did that really happen?" four-run inning against Washington's Max Scherzer in a thriller of a Game 5.
Dodgers Beat Diamondbacks 3-1 To Return To NLCSCody Bellinger homered, drove in two runs and flipped over a dugout railing to steal an out for a dominant Yu Darvish, helping the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 3-1 Monday night to finish a three-game sweep in their NL Division Series.
Hill Outpitches Arrieta; Dodgers Beat Cubs 6-0 For NLCS LeadRich Hill outpitched reigning Cy Young Award winner Jake Arrieta, Yasmani Grandal hit a two-run homer in the fourth inning and the Los Angeles Dodgers defeated the Chicago Cubs 6-0 Tuesday night to take a 2-1 NL Championship Series lead.
Clayton Kershaw Helps Dodgers Blank Cubs 1-0 In NLCS Game 2Dallas native Clayton Kershaw pitched seven sparkling innings, Adrian Gonzalez homered and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Chicago Cubs 1-0 on Sunday night to tie the NL Championship Series at a game apiece.
Daniel Stern Revives Movie Character For CubsDaniel Stern has brought back his character from the 1993 film "Rookie of the Year," which was centered around the Cubs, in honor of the team's current run through the baseball playoffs.
Walk-Off Homer Sends Giants To World SeriesTravis Ishikawa made good on the big stage only a few months removed from the minors, hitting the first homer to end an NLCS on a three-run drive that lifted San Francisco to a 6-3 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals in Game 5 on Thursday night.
MLB Expands Playoffs To 10 TeamsThe new format will add another wild card team, with the two wild cards to play each other in one game with the winner moving on to face a division winner.