If only for a night, Cubs' swagger is back as Chicago avoids NLCS sweep
Facing elimination, the Cubs needed a Game 4 spark. Three likely suspects stepped up to stare down the Dodgers and keep the champs' season alive.
Maddon on eighth-inning foul ball: 'I can't buy that process.'
Joe Maddon didn't agree with the "process" the umpires went through that caused them to change a strike three call on Curtis Granderson to a foul tip.
Cubs catcher Willson Contreras on Curtis Granderson striking out on the pitch after a controversial foul-tip call extended the Dodgers outfielder's at-bat: "The ball never lies."
The verdict is in, Judge delivers.
Aaron Judge's playoff woes come to an end in New York, breaking out with six RBIs and two homers to send the Yankees to a 3-2 ALCS lead.
Baby Bombers sock Keuchel, Astros to put Yankees one win from World Series
The Yankees' youngsters took down Houston's ace to complete a Bronx sweep and bring the Fall Classic within reach.
Nemesis no more: Yankees finally conquer Dallas Keuchel
The Astros ace has a history of owning New York in the postseason, but Game 5 saw him surrender four runs in less than five innings, leaving Houston dangling by a thread in the ALCS.
Yankee Stadium's atmosphere the difference.
Chase Headley says that playing at home is a "huge advantage" for the Yankees and credits the team's rookies for maintaining their composure.
Astros return home in unfamiliar position: playing from behind
Just one loss from October oblivion after a season as a front-runner, Houston must show it can handle the challenge of facing elimination.
Larger than life, Aaron Judge officially arrives as an October hero
In the Yankees' 114-year history, they've never had a rookie like Judge. He is turning an uncertain start into a surreal postseason.
What we've learned this postseason and what to expect next
Can you thrive without trusting the bullpen? Why are so many young stars struggling? We've seen enough to know what matters down the stretch.
Will Alex Cora have his pick of managerial openings?
Astros bench coach Alex Cora reportedly has drawn interest from all four teams looking for new managers.
The Dodgers needed a hero in Game 2, and Justin Turner came in to hit a walk-off, three-run homer that gave Los Angeles a 2-0 NLCS lead over Chicago.
From the jewel of Atlanta's stacked system to young stars almost ready for the majors, these are the players to keep an eye on in Arizona.
The excitement for what could be, and the trepidation for what could fall short, is palpable at Dodger Stadium. Magic Johnson has put the next generation of stars in place and now can only watch to see if they become champions.
Conductor "Bobby Dynamite" takes you on a behind-the-scenes tour of one of baseball's most entertaining ballpark quirks.