Arash Markazi ESPN Senior Writer
The lineups for Game 5 of the NLCS:
The lineups for Game 5 of the NLCS:
Jorge Sedano, Amin Elhassan and Cassidy Hubbarth discuss the teams in the middle of the Eastern Conference and debate which ones could make the leap into contention.
Dave Roberts on the amount of Cubs fans at Dodger Stadium: "I did notice it and I think it's great for baseball. We travel pretty well as well."
It's a hot day at Dodger Stadium for NLCS Game 5. Might be a good idea to get this ride going to save pitchers a sweltering walk in from the bullpen.
Dave Roberts blames "mechanics" for Kenta Maeda's last couple outings but said he will "rise to the occasion" today.
Linebacker Pernell McPhee, who spent the first six weeks of the regular season on the PUP list, was elevated by the Bears to the active roster Thursday.
¡Hola Chávez Ravine!
Clayton Kershaw just wrapped up a workout on the field. He will address reporters in two hours. No change of plans. Kenta Maeda today, Kershaw in Game 6.
El resto de la contienda inicia el jueves en Los Angeles y termina en el fin de semana en Chicago. Leer y mirar
The field is ready for Game 5 of the NLCS between the Dodgers and Cubs. One team will be one win away from the World Series after tonight.
It's another picturesque afternoon at Dodger Stadium with an expected game time temperature of 90 degrees.
Los Dodgers confían que el japonés Kenta Maeda pueda sacudirse de su mala actuación en postemporada y pueda contener a los Cachorros en el Juego 5 de la Serie de Campeonato de la Liga Nacional esta noche en Chávez Ravine. Leer y mirar
Per ESPN Stats & Info, Brian Hoyer has completed 75.5 percent of passes against four or fewer rushers this year, but just 47.5 percent against five-plus. The Packers blitz on 31 percent of dropbacks (third-most in NFL).
La fórmula utilizada por los Cachorros para volver al camino del éxito en la SCLN ante los Dodgers es la misma que utilizaron toda la temporada y que les ayudó a terminar con el mejor record de todo el béisbol. Leer y mirar
Bears have elevated OLB Pernell McPhee to active roster and waived fullback Paul Lasike. McPhee has only practiced three times all year in light, walk thru settings, so it remains to be seen how effective he will be if active vs. Green Bay.
Running backs with the least favorable matchups in fantasy football in Week 7 (0-100 scale, with 100 being the most favorable): Ryan Mathews (9), David Johnson (11), Matt Forte (15), Jordan Howard (24), Lamar Miller (36), Christine Michael (36)
Whether the Chicago Bears go back to Jay Cutler or stick with Brian Hoyer, they have more problems than just the quarterback position.
Blackhawks winger Marian Hossa will not play Friday after sustaining a lower-body injury Tuesday.
Chicago will host Portland on Monday Dec. 5 and less than 24 hours later will play Detroit. According to the Mah score, which factors players' fatigue, the Bulls have a low probability to beat the Pistons considering they'll be playing their fourth game in five nights. Schedule analysis
Brian Hoyer has had four consecutive games with 300 passing yards and no interceptions. Another performance like that will put him in elite company.
Cleveland native and MLB Network's Chris Rose talks about the Indians heading to the World Series and who he expects them to face in the Fall Classic.
Anthony Rizzo of the Chicago Cubs joins David Kaplan! He discusses the wild NLCS, his home run from last night, and the team's mindset heading into tonight.
Over the course of their first three games against the Dodgers, the Cubs only scored eight runs. In Game 4, they totaled 10 and saw a drastic increase in production with runners in scoring position.
Matt Schick, Craig Haubert & Tom Luginbill break down the latest recruiting class rankings, discuss what Notre Dame's history means to recruits & rank the best recruits ever.
Chicago's starting backfield began as Jay Cutler and Jeremy Langford, but the duo of Brian Hoyer and Jordan Howard has been far more effective, as ESPN Stats & Info shows.