CHICAGO Teams

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Dodgers finish Cubs in five games (2:18)
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Teixeira: 'Dodgers were a better team' (2:09)

Charles Moynihan ESPN Producer 

Watch the Dodgers celebrate.

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McDavid dances around Keith to set up goal (0:24)
ESPN's Stats & Info

North Side's bats went south this time

The Cubs' hitting in their five-game NLCS loss to the Dodgers was a far cry from the batting a year ago that helped them beat LA in six games.

Dan Mullen ESPN.com 

For the third straight year, Wrigley Field is home to the NLCS clincher. The 2017 Dodgers follow the 2016 Cubs and 2015 Mets in wrapping up the NL pennant in Chicago.

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Turner calls feeling of going to World Series 'incredible' (0:55)

David Schoenfield ESPN Senior Writer 

Joe Maddon: "The better team won over the course of these five games." He congratulated Dave Roberts and his staff.

Charles Moynihan ESPN Producer 

The Los Angeles Dodgers celebrate at Wrigley Field.

Charles Moynihan ESPN Producer 

The Los Angeles Dodgers advance to the World Series for the 5th time since 1977.

Dan Mullen ESPN.com 

What's been a forgone conclusion for most of the night at Wrigley Field is now official: The Los Angeles Dodgers are World Series-bound after an 11-1 NLCS Game 5 thumping of the Cubs.

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Unexpected heroes shine in Raptors' win (1:14)

Dan Mullen ESPN.com 

Clayton Kershaw's night is over after limiting the Cubs to one run in six innings. Despite a strong performance in a clinching moment, this won't be remembered as Kershaw's signature game thanks to the Game 5 offensive outburst from Los Angeles' lineup.

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Felder dishes a dime to Valentine for three ball (0:16)

Bradford Doolittle ESPN Staff Writer 

This is a great list from ESPN Stats & Info. There have been six players in MLB history to have a two-homer game on the road at Wrigley Field. The first five were Babe Ruth, Lou Gehrig, Tony Lazzeri, Will Clark and Chipper Jones. Now, tonight, you can add the Dodgers' Enrique Hernandez.

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Markkanen gets five points in a matter of seconds (0:19)

Dan Mullen ESPN.com 

For all of the talk about the Dodgers' patience at the plate, Enrique Hernandez has seen two pitches and belted both of them for home runs in NLCS Game 5.

Dan Mullen ESPN.com 

All you need to know about NLCS Game 5: Jose Quintana is out of the game before Clayton Kershaw has allowed a hit. It looks like it's going to be a long night for Cubs fans.

Bradford Doolittle ESPN Staff Writer 

According to ESPN Stats & Info, the Dodgers were 77-2 this season when leading by three or more runs at any point of the game.