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- Braves roll with Fried to start NLCS vs. Dodgers
- Scherzer's first save sends Dodgers to NLCS
- Dodgers start reliever Knebel in Game 5
- Sportsbooks: Dodgers-Giants Game 5 a toss-up
Travis and Sliwa marveled on how well Kenley Jansen has been pitching during the NLDS. And, with the NLDS and the SF Giants done, the fellas looked ahead to the Dodgers' next opponent in the NLCS: The Atlanta Braves. Plus, reaction to Russell Westbrook's quote about the Lakers' winless Preseason. Also, "The Dump" with the 33rd anniversary of Kirk Gibson's Game 1 Home Run in the 1988 World Series.
Did the Dodgers unintentionally start a trend by not starting their best pitcher in Game 5 of the NLDS vs the SF Giants? Travis and Sliwa discussed. Plus, even though it worked, Dodger fans are split down the middle on the decisions that Dave Roberts made in that Game 5 win. And, "Fact Or Cap" with if you would return food at a restaurant if you were unsatisfied with it. Also, who is the better LA Football team: the Rams or the Chargers?
The Good News: The Dodgers beat the Giants in Game 5 in the NLDS to advance to the NLCS to face the Atlanta Braves. The Bad News: The Dodgers won on a very controversial call by the umpire. Travis and Sli talk about it. Also, do you feel "at ease" with the Dodgers knocking off the best team in baseball, record wise? And, a Friday edition of "Ask Sli" with the question of what's the worst job you ever had.
Max Fried, who pitched six shutout innings with nine strikeouts in Atlanta's Game 2 win over Milwaukee in the NLDS, will start against the Dodgers in Game 1 of the NLCS on Saturday.
In her effort to push the league into a stronger financial future, WNBA commissioner Cathy Engelbert wants to disrupt the economic model that she says has undervalued women's sports.
Eduardo Perez joins to talk about the Dodgers win last night against the Giants, the controversy about the last call and about Game 1 of the ALCS tonight between Astros vs Red Sox. Dan Graziano also joins to talk talk about how much Tom Brady has changed the Bucs, Lamar Jackson evolving his game and his article about the timeline with Deshaun Watson.
Who has the edge in the ALCS and NLCS? We break down each team's strengths and weaknesses -- and the storylines that could determine their fate.
In a competition as evenly matched as Giants-Dodgers was all year, it feels apt that the NLDS Game 5 was a tense, constricted affair -- until Cody Bellinger and Max Scherzer changed the narratives.
There are just four teams left in the MLB playoffs. Here's who we think is headed to the World Series -- and what we've gotten right ... and wrong so far.
Some of the nation's best college basketball and next-level prospects go head-to-head in a tournament airing this weekend on ESPN's networks.
Candace Parker had it all in LA, but something told her to embrace change. After consulting NBA royalty, she's back on the verge of WNBA glory in Chicago.
We've got a captivating early-season matchup as Kirill Kaprizov & Co. head out west to take on the feisty Ducks.
— The Los Angeles Kings are hoping that some of their young players step to the forefront to help end a three-year postseason drought. But on opening night, it was the veteran standouts from the franchise's two Stanley Cup title runs that led the way.
The Dodgers are heading back to the National League Championship Series, and their thrilling win in Game 5 of the division series against the Giants was punctuated by Max Scherzer's strong presence.
— Cody Bellinger pointed at the dugout and pounded his chest in triumph after delivering the biggest hit this season for the defending World Series champions.
All the latest information about the teams, storylines and highlights of the 2021 MLB postseason, from the start of October through the World Series.