It sets up a clash of storied franchises in the World Series, with the Dodgers and Red Sox scheduled for Game 1 on Tuesday at Fenway Park. Los Angeles is going for its first championship since 1988 after it lost to the Houston Astros in seven games in the Fall Classic a year ago.
Yasiel Puig delivered arguably the biggest blow of Game 7 with a monster 3-run home run against the Milwaukee Brewers, and he knew exactly how to celebrate. He held Joc Pederson, Max Muncy, Cody Bellinger and Yasmani Grandal to a combined total of 1-for-9 with a ground-rule double and a double play the first two times through the order while holding L.A. scoreless through five innings to help the Brewers win Game 3 in Dodger Stadium. Urias allowed a line drive to Christian Yelich that left fielder Chris Taylor caught on the warning track with a sliding effort.
But first, the small-market Brew Crew will need to topple the Dodgers in a decisive Game 7 tonight in what will undoubtedly be one of the most exciting and suspensful games you'll watch all year. "If people see them play in a World Series game where they cap that off, they can definitively say they saw a World Series game with the best Red Sox team ever".
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He picked up confidence from there, culminating with his clutch swing in the series-tying victory in Game 4 and his fourth career playoff homer in the clinching win. "I know how lucky I am to be a part of it two years in a row. But historically, it's middle of the pack over the last nine years, if it doesn't go to seven (games)", said Jesse Lawrence, founder of ticket website TicketIQ. "We've got one more game", Machado said.
"Every single person in this room has their fingerprints on this season", Dodgers manager Dave Roberts told his players in the champagne spray-filled locker room.
The Dodgers have battled throughout the postseason, and just won the first winner-take-all game of the playoffs in the National League Championship Series. There were two runners on and Jeremy Jeffress was on the mound. He has made three appearances covering 4.2 innings and has given up four hits, no runs, no walks, and has struck out eight batters. I don't think we beat ourselves. Visit SportsLine now to find out Adam Thompson's NLCS pick, all from an expert crushing the sportsbooks on Major League Baseball picks, including going 22-8 on games involving these teams and 22-7 overall since September 8. "We didn't execute today".