Since both teams moved to California in 1958, the Dodgers have more World Series titles (five) and more NL pennants (11) than the Giants (three and six, respectively), but Los Angeles is now in a 30-year championship drought.
The Dodgers responded in the top of the second, however, as Bellinger hit a two-run homer into the second deck in right to give Los Angeles a 2-1 lead. Justin Turner singled, Bellinger beat out a potential inning-ending double play, then Puig extended his arms on a low-and-outside curveball, sending a low line drive into deep center field for the decisive blow.
The Dodgers celebrate after winning Game 7 of the National League Championship Series against the Brewers Saturday, Oct. 20, 2018, in Milwaukee.
"Yelich looked like he would hurt the Dodgers again in the fifth with Lorenzo Cain on second with two outs".
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Urban Meyer took his medicine and met with the media afterwards to try and make sense of what happened tonight. The Buckeyes tried to crank up the pace and the intensity in the second half but that didn't work, either.
The Dodgers haven't won the World Series since 1988.
The Red Sox and Dodgers have not met since the 2016 season, when Los Angeles won two out of three in an early-August series at Dodger Stadium. "The most important thing, at the end of the day, is win games", said Aguilar, who had driven in just two runs in the playoffs. He's allowed a run in 3 1/3 innings this postseason. I don't know. We're all going to come in ready to go next year. "To get to go back from past year, it´s unbelievable".
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"We haven't accomplished our goal yet", Dodgers manager Dave Roberts told his players as they prepared to pop champagne corks in the winners' clubhouse. "And I thought it helped us".
The Milwaukee Brewers would have done anything to win game six, but because of the offense's great performance they didn't have to. He has made three appearances covering 4.2 innings and has given up four hits, no runs, no walks, and has struck out eight batters.
Yelich opened the scoring with one out in the first inning, delighting the sellout crowd of 44,097 by smacking a solo home run to right field.