Lto major league baseball postseason it already has three teams invited to the Championship Series. Astros and Red Sox, as in 2018, they will contest the ticket to the World Series in the American League, while the Braves They expect a rival in the National League.
The fourth and final ticket will be disputed between the teams with the best record in the regular season. Four parties were not enough to find differences between Dodgers and Giants, with a 2-2 draw to be defined on Thursday in the bay.
The San Francisco Oracle Park hosts Game 5 of the National League Division Series. They have alternated wins, with the Dodgers coming from behind twice to force this final game.
So it’s maximum tension match: life or death in nine entries … or maybe more. One team goes home, another remains hopeful of conquering the Fall Classic.
Dave Roberts and the Dodgers will give the Mexican confidence Julio Urías. The leader in Major League wins in 2021 receives the responsibility again and already responded in Game 2, which he won after the defeat of the champions in the first of the series, which was won by the rival pitcher, Logan Webb.
The winner of this match will start the National League Championship Series on Saturday against the Braves. If the Dodgers pass, despite having a better record, the series would begin in Atlanta since the wild card team cannot have home advantage. In case of triumph of the Giants, San Francisco would have the home and four of the seven home games.
When is? | Thursday October 14
Where is? | At Oracle Park in San Francisco