• $265M Dodgers Finally Step Up to End 29-Year Pennant Drought

    28 days ago - By Bleacher Report

    CHICAGO - Thump! went Enrique Hernandez's bat, pop! went the Champagne and vroom! went the Los Angeles bus. Rapidly.
    En route to their first World Series in 29 years, this deep and talented bunch of Dodgers , the National League 's best team during the regular season and now officially in October as well, learned many things along the path to the pennant. And one of the most essential occurred here in Wrigley Field just 12 months ago, as they got caught in a web of humanity when they tried to get out after losing the NL pennant to the Cubs .
    So many celebrating Chicagoans were crushing the...
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  • Memories of '88 return with LA in World Series

    28 days ago - By MLB

    Clayton Kershaw was seven months old the last time the Los Angeles Dodgers played in a World Series game. Here's the thing about that, really the coolest part of this whole deal with the Dodgers being back in the Fall Classic and all.
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  • NLCS Game 5: Dave Roberts postgame interview

    28 days ago - By MLB

    Manager Dave Roberts answers questions after the Dodgers eliminated the Cubs with a 11-1 win in NLCS Game 5 to advance to the World Series.
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  • DYK: Records toppled in NLCS Gm. 5 clincher

    28 days ago - By MLB

    Enrique Hernandez and a relentless offense backed up a stellar Clayton Kershaw on Thursday night at Wrigley Field, as the Dodgers defeated the Cubs, 11-1, in Game 5 of the National League Division Series presented by Camping World.
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  • Corey Seager Expected to Play in Game 1 of World Series After Back Injury

    28 days ago - By Bleacher Report

    After missing the National League Championship Series with a back injury, Corey Seager should be able to help the Los Angeles Dodgers in the World Series.
    Manager Dave Roberts said Thursday he expects the shortstop to be available for Game 1 on Tuesday, per Bleacher Report's Scott Miller .
    The Dodgers clinched a spot in the World Series with their 11-1 Game 5 win over the Chicago Cubs on Thursday night at Wrigley Field.
    This article will be updated to provide more information on this story as it becomes available.
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  • No title repeat: Cubs bow out in Game 5 against Dodgers

    28 days ago - By National Post

    CHICAGO - The Chicago Cubs went 108 years between championships. Going home without a trophy isn't really new.
    Still, it was jarring to see the reigning World Series champions go down without much of a fight.
    After twice fending off elimination during their October title defence, the Cubs had nothing left for Game 5 of their NL Championship Series against the Los Angeles Dodgers.
    Jose Quintana got knocked out early, the offence was shut down by Clayton Kershaw and the Cubs fell 11-1 on Thursday night after getting outplayed throughout the series.
    The Cubs slumped early in the season, a...
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  • Hernandez lights it up with three homers as Dodgers earn way to World Series

    28 days ago - By National Post

    CHICAGO - Enrique Hernandez put a Hollywood ending on an L.A. story three decades in the making.
    Fueled by Hernandez's home run trilogy, Clayton Kershaw and the Los Angeles Dodgers are finally going to the World Series.
    Hernandez homered three times and drove in seven runs, Kershaw breezed through six crisp innings and Los Angeles ended the Chicago Cubs' title defence with an 11-1 victory in Game 5 of the NL Championship Series on Thursday night.
    “It feels good to hear World Series,” Kershaw said. “It's been a long time coming for this team.”
    After years of playoff heartache, there was...
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  • Dodgers expect Seager to be ready to World Series

    Dodgers expect Seager to be ready to World Series

    28 days ago - By Saint Louis Today

    CHICAGO - Corey Seager is expected to be in the Los Angeles Dodgers' lineup for the opener of the World Series after missing the NL Championship Series because of back pain.
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  • Magic Johnson reacts to Dodgers' first World Series since 1988: 'Oh, I'm so excited'

    28 days ago - By Los Angeles Times

    Speaking at halftime of the Lakers' season opener on Thursday night at Staples Center, Magic Johnson reacted to the Dodgers' 11-1 victory over the Chicago Cubs that secured their first World Series appearance since 1988: “Oh, I'm so excited. This is a great moment for, first of all, the players...
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  • Clayton Kershaw jokes he 'might retire' if Dodgers win World Series

    Clayton Kershaw jokes he 'might retire' if Dodgers win World Series

    28 days ago - By Sporting News

    Kershaw struck out five in six innings to get the win as the Dodgers closed out the Cubs in the NLCS with an 11-1 victory.
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  • Offseason issues facing Cubs include starting pitching and closer

    28 days ago - By Chicago Tribune

    The Cubs will have to wait till next year again after falling in four games to the Dodgers in the National League Championship Series, thus ending the defense of their 2016 World Series title. A season that began with high expectations ended in defeat in the team's third consecutive trip to the...
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  • World Series repeat bid is history as Cubs end season with NLCS Game 5 loss to Dodgers

    28 days ago - By Chicago Tribune

    After Javier Baez swung and missed at a 56-foot curveball that catcher Austin Barnes retrieved up the first-base line Thursday night, the Cubs' erratic second baseman was resigned to giving Barnes a fist bump as he was tagged for the final out of the second inning. Baez's gesture wasn't a sign...
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  • Dodgers fans celebrate all over LA as team heads to World Series after 29 years

    28 days ago - By ABC

    Los Angeles Dodgers fans cheered, waved flags, gathered in the streets and purchased merchandise as their beloved team beat the Chicago Cubs, earning a trip to the World Series Thursday night.
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  • On to World Series as Dodgers close out Cubs

    On to World Series as Dodgers close out Cubs

    28 days ago - By The Seattle Times

    Enrique Hernandez homered three times and drove in a record seven runs and the Dodgers ended the Cubs' title defense with an 11-1 rout in Game 5 of the NLCS.
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  • Dodgers crush Cubs in Game 5 to advance to World Series: Final score, things to know

    28 days ago - By CBS Sports

    The Dodgers advance to the World Series for the first time since 1988
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  • Hernandez hits 3 HRs, Dodgers top Cubs to reach World Series

    Hernandez hits 3 HRs, Dodgers top Cubs to reach World Series

    28 days ago - By Saint Louis Today

    CHICAGO - Enrique Hernandez put a Hollywood ending on an LA story three decades in the making.
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  • Hernandez hits 3 HRs, Dodgers top Cubs to reach World Series

    Hernandez hits 3 HRs, Dodgers top Cubs to reach World Series

    28 days ago - By KCCI

    The Los Angeles Dodgers romped past the Chicago Cubs:
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  • L​os Angeles Dodgers beat Chicago Cubs in Game 5 to advance to World Series

    L​os Angeles Dodgers beat Chicago Cubs in Game 5 to advance to World Series

    28 days ago - By WESH

    Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Chicago Cubs 11-1 in Game 5 of NL Championship Series to advance to the World Series.
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  • Los Angeles Dodgers beat Chicago Cubs 11-1 in Game 5 of NL Championship Series to advance to World Series

    28 days ago - By Saint Louis Today

    CHICAGO - Los Angeles Dodgers beat Chicago Cubs 11-1 in Game 5 of NL Championship Series to advance to World Series.
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