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Brewers blank Dodgers to retake NLCS lead

Monday, October 15th, 2018

Jhoulys Chacin combined with four relievers on a five-hitter, Orlando Arcia hit a two-run homer and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 4-0 on Monday to take a 2-1 lead in the NL Championship Series.

Blue Jays to host NL Central champion Brewers in Montreal next spring

Monday, October 15th, 2018

The Blue Jays will close out their 2019 pre-season schedule with a pair of games in Montreal against the Milwaukee Brewers. Toronto's regular-season opener is set for March 28 against the visiting Detroit Tigers.

Red Sox pull even with Astros in ALCS

Sunday, October 14th, 2018

David Price was good enough, the Red Sox bullpen was even better, and Jackie Bradley Jr. delivered a go-ahead, three-run double off the Green Monster on Sunday night to lead Boston to a 7-5 victory over the Houston Astros and tie the AL Championship Series at one game apiece.

Red Sox ace Chris Sale hospitalized with stomach illness

Sunday, October 14th, 2018

The Boston Red Sox say ace left-hander Chis Sale has a stomach illness and will spend the night in the hospital. The Red Sox made the announcement Sunday night in the seventh inning of Game 2 of the AL Championship Series against Houston.

Dodgers look to rookie Buehler to eat some innings in NLCS

Sunday, October 14th, 2018

Dodgers manager Dave Roberts came into the post-season willing to let his starters go deeper into games. He has yet to find someone who can stick around.

Astros’ Verlander cools off Red Sox to win Game 1 of ALCS

Saturday, October 13th, 2018

Justin Verlander outlasted an uncharacteristically wild Chris Sale, overcoming control problems of his own to give Houston six innings of two-hit ball on Saturday night and lead the Astros over the Boston Red Sox 7-2 in the AL Championship Series opener.

Dodgers stage late comeback to even up NLCS with Brewers

Saturday, October 13th, 2018

Justin Turner hit a two-run homer in the eighth inning and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Milwaukee Brewers 4-3 on Saturday to even the National League Championship Series at a game apiece.

Brewers hang on for Game 1 NLCS win over Dodgers

Friday, October 12th, 2018

Reliever Brandon Woodruff stunned ace Clayton Kershaw with a solo home run and the normally shutdown Milwaukee bullpen barely held on as the Brewers beat the sloppy Los Angeles Dodgers 6-5 Friday night in Game 1 of the NL Championship Series.

Yankees shortstop Gregorius needs Tommy John surgery

Friday, October 12th, 2018

Yankees star shortstop Didi Gregorius needs Tommy John surgery on his right elbow after injuring himself making a throw in Boston during the AL Division Series, and there's no telling exactly when he'll be able to play again.

Blue Jays prospect Guerrero Jr. named top Canadian offensive minor leaguer

Wednesday, October 10th, 2018

Toronto Blue Jays prospect Vladimir Guerrero Jr. has been named the winner of the Randall Echlin Award as the Canadian offensive minor-league player of the year.