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Confident Dodgers turn attention to Game 5

Thu, 20 Oct 2016 02:18:53 EDT

The Dodgers had little spin to explain their 10-2 loss in Game 4 of the NLCS. They simply lost, with the game out of reach by the sixth inning, and all focus is now on a pivotal Game 5, featuring a rematch between Kenta Maeda and Jon Lester.

Dodgers can reclaim momentum with pitching

Thu, 20 Oct 2016 02:13:05 EDT

The Dodgers weren't supposed to shut out the Cubs for four straight games and win the National League Championship Series in five. There were moments over the previous two nights when those outcomes may have looked like distinct possibilities, but it was never going to be quite that easy or uncomplicated.

Dress for success: Shop for Dodgers postseason gear

Fri, 14 Oct 2016 01:08:50 EDT

The Dodgers are in the NLCS. Check out the Dodgers Shop and suit up in official postseason T-shirts, hoodies, caps and more.

NLCS start times set through Sunday

Thu, 20 Oct 2016 09:07:11 EDT

Major League Baseball has announced the start times of this postseason's League Championship Series games through Sunday. The American League Championship Series featured the Toronto Blue Jays against the Cleveland Indians -- won by Cleveland in five games -- while the National League Championship Series pits the Chicago Cubs against the Los Angeles Dodgers.

Can Maeda cool off hot Cubs? (FS1, 8 ET)

Thu, 20 Oct 2016 12:27:27 EDT

Kenta Maeda looks to put the Cubs back on the ropes after they tied the NLCS at two games apiece with a 10-2 victory on Wednesday night at Dodger Stadium. He'll try to channel the success that Rich Hill and Clayton Kershaw had in starting back-to-back shutouts in Games 2 and 3 when he starts Game 5 vs. Jon Lester today at Dodger Stadium.

Dodgers slowed by Cubs' fast start in G4 loss

Thu, 20 Oct 2016 03:20:32 EDT

With Clayton Kershaw and Rich Hill out of the way temporarily, the Cubs went back to being the Cubs on Wednesday night. Slumping Addison Russell and Anthony Rizzo homered in a 10-2 blowout win over the Dodgers at Dodger Stadium to deadlock the best-of-seven National League Championship Series at two games apiece.

#AwardWorthy: Vote for your Dodgers

Thu, 13 Oct 2016 15:32:37 EDT

Corey Seager, Yasiel Puig, Vin Scully, Dave Roberts and Andrew Friedman are vying for top honors in the 2016 Esurance MLB Awards. Vote to help the Dodgers win big.

Maeda set for Game 5; Kershaw ready for 6

Thu, 20 Oct 2016 02:22:26 EDT

Kenta Maeda will start for the Dodgers against the Cubs in Game 5 of the National League Championship Series on Thursday, giving the Japanese right-hander another opportunity to shake his recent funk.

Dodgers have themselves to blame in Game 4

Thu, 20 Oct 2016 00:52:40 EDT

For a team that rarely beat itself in 2016, the Dodgers picked Game 4 of the National League Championship Series to come unhinged.

Even in defeat, Urias cherishes 'beautiful experience'

Thu, 20 Oct 2016 03:50:00 EDT

Dodgers 20-year-old Julio Urias, youngest to ever start a postseason game, pitched three strong innings in Game 4 of the NLCS against the Cubs, and then ran into trouble in the fourth, allowing four runs.

Find inspiration in this Dodger Blue mohawk

Wed, 19 Oct 2016 22:16:44 EDT

Find inspiration in this Dodger Blue mohawk

Dodgers' Top 30 Prospects list

Thu, 13 Oct 2016 15:32:53 EDT

Who do the Dodgers have in the pipeline? Get scouting reports, video, stats, projected ETAs and more for LA's Top 30 Prospects on's Prospect Watch.

Tale of the Tape: Lester, Maeda in key showdown

Wed, 19 Oct 2016 20:30:57 EDT

With the American League champion Indians awaiting the victor of the National League Championship Series, a pivotal Game 5 will be a rematch of Game 1's starting pitchers, Jon Lester against Kenta Maeda.

Oct. 19 Dave Roberts postgame interview

Thu, 20 Oct 2016 00:31:31 EDT

Manager Dave Roberts addresses the media after the Dodgers' 10-2 loss to the Cubs on Wednesday in Game 4 of the NL Championship Series.

Cubs reclaim home-field edge with G4 rout

Thu, 20 Oct 2016 03:25:12 EDT

With a 10-2 win over the Dodgers in Game 4 of the NLCS on Wednesday night in Los Angeles, the Cubs evened the best-of-seven series at two wins apiece.

Statcast of the Day: Cubs' key throws

Thu, 20 Oct 2016 02:15:31 EDT

As the Cubs' offense continued to sputter early in Game 4 of the National League Championship Series on Wednesday night, the club's defense made a pair of crucial throws to keep the Dodgers from pulling ahead.

A-list stars add extra glitz to NLCS stage

Thu, 20 Oct 2016 00:26:03 EDT

Chavez Ravine typically has a strong Hollywood presence during baseball season, but the list of celebrities tends to double, maybe triple, in October.

Will Ferrell wore a Vic Davalillo jersey to NLCS

Thu, 20 Oct 2016 02:28:36 EDT

Will Ferrell wore a Vic Davalillo jersey to NLCS

Beverly Hill: Credit LA lefty as Cubs go chopping

Wed, 19 Oct 2016 17:45:00 EDT

In the space of two nights -- one in northeastern Illinois, one in Southern California -- the postseason outlook of the Los Angeles Dodgers has been changed, altered, improved and perhaps even utterly transformed.

Filthy Rich: LA blanks Cubs again!

Wed, 19 Oct 2016 01:19:21 EDT

Jake Arrieta threw a no-hitter when he pitched in Dodger Stadium 14 months ago. But that was then and this is the National League Championship Series and the Dodgers lead it, two games to one, after Yasmani Grandal and Justin Turner took Arrieta deep and Rich Hill silenced the Cubs in a 6-0 win on Tuesday night at Dodger Stadium.

Dodgers' 2 HRs, 10 hits crush Cubs

Wed, 19 Oct 2016 02:57:51 EDT

Yasmani Grandal smacked a two-run homer off Jake Arrieta in the fourth inning of Game 3 of the NLCS, and Justin Turner added a solo shot in the sixth. The Dodgers have hit at least one home run in each of their eight playoff games.

Will Jansen wear out as bullpen workhorse?

Wed, 19 Oct 2016 02:00:51 EDT

While Twitter teemed with debate as to whether Kenley Jansen is being overused, the Dodgers' closer said he heard no such talk in the dugout. Once again, this was his game to finish, and Jansen said he hopes it remains that way as the National League Championship Series continues.

Stats of the Day: Dodgers lefties sending Cubs' offense south

Wed, 19 Oct 2016 09:11:56 EDT

Here are three interesting items from League Championship Series play on Tuesday …

Blanton gets back on track with perfect inning

Wed, 19 Oct 2016 01:25:57 EDT

Joe Blanton rebounded from his Game 1 debacle by turning in a scoreless inning in the Dodgers' Game 3 win, retiring Javier Baez on a liner to third base, pinch-hitter Chris Coghlan on a tapper to first base and pinch-hitter Jason Heyward on a strikeout.

Statcast of the Day: Dodgers have a lot of curve

Wed, 19 Oct 2016 02:46:54 EDT

Rich Hill threw his curve even more than usual in Tuesday's win -- a whopping 55 percent of his 93 pitches. And as the game progressed, the pitch became increasingly effective.

DYK: Facts and figures from NLCS Game 3

Wed, 19 Oct 2016 00:57:55 EDT

The Dodgers took a 2-1 lead in the National League Championship Series with a 6-0 victory over the Cubs in Game 3 on Tuesday.

Oct. 18 Yasmani Grandal, Rich Hill postgame interview

Wed, 19 Oct 2016 00:17:08 EDT

Dodgers manager Dave Roberts discusses Game 3 of the National League Championship Series.

Oct. 18 Dave Roberts postgame interview

Tue, 18 Oct 2016 23:49:27 EDT

Dodgers manager Dave Roberts discusses Game 3 of the National League Championship Series.

Hill keeps Cubs off-balance with sidearm delivery

Wed, 19 Oct 2016 00:01:46 EDT

Hill keeps Cubs off-balance with sidearm delivery

Secondary pitches real weapons for Urias

Wed, 19 Oct 2016 14:00:47 EDT

Dodgers' rookie pitcher Julio Urias is leaning on his curveball and slider much more now than when he faced the Cubs in June.

Cubs fan can't believe his eyes after Grandal homer

Tue, 18 Oct 2016 22:22:51 EDT

Cubs fan can't believe his eyes after Grandal homer