MLB Playoffs

Los Angeles Dodgers' Justin Turner (10) hits a two-run home run during the eighth inning of Game 2 of the National League Championship Series baseball game against the Milwaukee Brewers Saturday, Oct. 13, 2018, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)
October 13, 2018 - 6:07 pm
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Justin Turner and the Los Angeles Dodgers know all about performing in the postseason. Backed into a tough spot Saturday, the red-headed slugger delivered once again. Shut down for most of the afternoon, Los Angeles staged another late rally and Turner hit a two-run homer in the...
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Milwaukee Brewers' Lorenzo Cain (6) scores a run as Los Angeles Dodgers catcher Yasmani Grandal misses a tag during the third inning of Game 1 of the National League Championship Series baseball game Friday, Oct. 12, 2018, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)
October 13, 2018 - 11:45 am
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Los Angeles Dodgers catcher Yasmani Grandal is out of the starting lineup for Game 2 of the NL Championship Series against the Milwaukee Brewers. Grandal committed two errors and had two passed balls in Los Angeles' Game 1 loss Friday night. Austin Barnes replaced Grandal behind...
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Boston Red Sox pitcher Chris Sale throws during a baseball workout at Fenway Park, Friday, Oct. 12, 2018, in Boston. Sale is scheduled to start against the Houston Astros in Game 1 of the baseball American League Championship Series, Saturday in Boston. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)
October 12, 2018 - 11:58 pm
A look at what's happening around the majors today: ACES ABOUND Justin Verlander and the World Series champion Houston Astros face Red Sox lefty Chris Sale in a marquee matchup to start the AL Championship Series at Fenway Park. The All-Stars met twice last year in AL Division Series. They started...
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Milwaukee Brewers' Brandon Woodruff (53) celebrates after hitting a home run during the third inning of Game 1 of the National League Championship Series baseball game against the Los Angeles Dodgers Friday, Oct. 12, 2018, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)
October 12, 2018 - 11:19 pm
MILWAUKEE (AP) — The high-five at the plate from Brandon Woodruff nearly took out Lorenzo Cain. It's not often that reliever hits a home run. Batting left-handed. Off lefty Clayton Kershaw. In the playoffs. Woodruff stunned the ace with an early home run and Milwaukee's normally shutdown bullpen...
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Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Clayton Kershaw (22) yells as he walks off after the third inning of Game 1 of the National League Championship Series baseball game against the Milwaukee Brewers Friday, Oct. 12, 2018, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)
October 12, 2018 - 9:20 pm
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Clayton Kershaw pounded his glove with his left hand and yelled "Let's Go!" as he walked off the mound. Pretty soon, he was gone. Kershaw was hit hard in the shortest start of his spotty playoff career, and the sloppy Los Angeles Dodgers lost 6-5 to the Milwaukee Brewers in Game 1...
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Milwaukee Brewers' Brandon Woodruff (53) hits a home run during the third inning of Game 1 of the National League Championship Series baseball game against the Los Angeles Dodgers Friday, Oct. 12, 2018, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)
October 12, 2018 - 6:43 pm
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Brewers right-hander Brandon Woodruff has connected against Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw, becoming the third reliever in major league history to homer in a postseason game. Woodruff led off the third inning with a long drive to right-center, tying Game 1 of the NL Championship...
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Grounds crew workers prepare the field prior to a workout at Fenway Park, Friday, Oct. 12, 2018, in Boston. The Red Sox face the Houston Astros in Game 1 of baseball's American League Championship on Saturday. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)
October 12, 2018 - 1:52 pm
BOSTON (AP) — Houston Astros manager A.J. Hinch has added pitchers Hector Rondon and Joe Smith and to the roster for the AL Championship Series against Boston. Outfielder Myles Straw and reliever Will Harris will not be active for the best-of-seven series that begins Saturday night at Fenway Park...
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Milwaukee Brewers' Jesus Aguilar runs bases at practice for Game 1 of the National League Championship Series baseball game against the Los Angeles Dodgers Thursday, Oct. 11, 2018, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)
October 12, 2018 - 9:38 am
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Left-handed pitcher Julio Urias is joining the Los Angeles Dodgers' 25-man roster for the NL Championship Series against the Milwaukee Brewers. The Dodgers made room for Urias by dropping lefty Scott Alexander off the NLCS roster finalized before Game 1. The hard-throwing Urias had...
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Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Clayton Kershaw warms up during practice for Game 1 of the baseball team's NLCS against the Milwaukee Brewers on Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2018, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)
October 11, 2018 - 7:51 pm
A look at what's happening around the majors Friday: STARTING OFF Clayton Kershaw starts for the Dodgers in Game 1 of the NL Championship Series against Brewers left-hander Gio Gonzalez and — more notably — Milwaukee's deep bullpen. Josh Hader and the rest of the club's lights-out relievers have...
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Milwaukee Brewers' Christian Yelich warms up for practice for Game 1 of the National League Championship Series baseball game Los Angeles Dodgers Thursday, Oct. 11, 2018, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
October 11, 2018 - 6:04 pm
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Build an early lead, get five good innings out of the starter and bring in the bullpen. The Milwaukee Brewers used that formula to win 11 straight games going into the NL Championship Series against the Los Angeles Dodgers. Clayton Kershaw could be the ace that finally puts a stop...
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