American Baseball News for 19 Oct 2017
Dominant starting pitching driving Yankees' postseason run
Javier Baez entered Game 4 of the NLCS without a hit in the postseason, but his two home runs saved the Cubs' season against the Dodgers on Wednesday night.
Umpire admits call was wrong after Joe Maddon ejected for 2nd time in NLCS
Tanaka had lost three previous games against Keuchel, but he broke through in Game 5 in one of the biggest performances of his career.
Ron Gardenhire interviews for Red Sox job
Are we on the verge of NLCS chaos?
Your guide to NLCS Game 5: Cubs look to extend series vs. Kershaw
A victory over the Dodgers in Game 4 avoided a sweep. Now comes Game 5, and Clayton Kershaw. But the Cubs, under Joe Maddon, have defied the odds before.
The youthful Yankees have the look of a mature, developed unit ready to win the World Series this season. Game 5 was the latest proof.
Dodgers' missed sweep gives Clayton Kershaw chance to close out the Cubs
Javier Baez hit two homers and Willson Contreras added one for the Cubs, while the Dodgers got one each from Cody Bellinger and Justin Turner.