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  • Four X-factors to decide who wins NL pennant October 20, 2018
    A complicated, fascinating National League Championship Series reaches the only logical conclusion on Saturday, when the Dodgers and Brewers play the first NLCS Game 7 since 2012.'s crew at the series presents four questions that we believe will determine the outcome of Game 7.
  • Dodgers-Brewers G7: Lineups, matchups, FAQs October 20, 2018
    The Dodgers and Brewers are taking this National League Championship Series the distance with a decisive Game 7 on Saturday at Miller Park, the winner going to the World Series, the loser going home. Eight months of work boiled down to one night.
    Ken Gurnick and Adam McCalvy
  • Milwaukee ready for its 1st Game 7 in 60 years October 20, 2018
    This city has been waiting for a moment like this forever. Game 7, with a trip to the World Series on the line. It is happening Saturday night at Miller Park, and it should be fun.
    Todd Zolecki
  • Knebel right in middle of Counsell's maneuvers October 20, 2018
    There comes a point in some baseball games at which recording outs is more important than scoring runs. When that moment arrived Friday, it meant Corey Knebel found himself striding to home plate with a bat in his hand with two outs and the bases loaded in the fifth inning of Game 6 of the […]
    Adam McCalvy
  • Unused in Game 6, Hader well-rested for finale October 20, 2018
    Just as important as the events that transpired in the Brewers' 7-2 win over the Dodgers in Game 6 of the National League Championship Series on Friday night was one event that didn't. Josh Hader never emerged through the bullpen door.
    Adam McCalvy
  • Machado looks past boos: 'I just want a W' October 20, 2018
    Manny Machado was not interested in acknowledging Brewers fans or their boos in Game 6 of the National League Championship Series at Miller Park.
    Todd Zolecki
  • Brewers cruise after early push, force Game 7 October 20, 2018
    Brewers manager Craig Counsell wanted energy from the Miller Park faithful. The Miller Park faithful wanted more baseball. Everybody got their wish. Shedding the offensive funk induced by the Dodgers' quality pitching in the first five games of the NLCS, the Brewers busted loose for four runs in a nine-batter opening inning of Game 6 […]
    Adam McCalvy
  • Freese adds to Game 6 lore with leadoff HR October 20, 2018
    Dodgers manager Dave Roberts had a hunch about David Freese in Game 6. He hit Freese leadoff for just the fourth time in his 10-year career and the first time since 2016 -- ostensibly with matchups on his mind, but maybe history, too. Freese promptly crushed a home run to right-center field against Brewers left-hander […]
    Todd Zolecki
  • Aguilar sparks Crew's tone-setting rally in G6 October 20, 2018
    A homer by the Dodgers' David Freese to open Game 6 of the National League Championship Series on Friday didn't discourage the Brewers for long. Needing a win to force a seventh game, Milwaukee broke through for its biggest inning of the series in the bottom of the first at Miller Park, plating four off […]
    Joe Trezza
  • World Series FAQ: Red Sox in, who's next? October 20, 2018
    Before knowing who the Red Sox will play, we will answer other questions you might have in advance of the first World Series at Fenway Park in five years.
    Ian Browne