Astros Start Fast, Top Dodgers 5-3 For 2-1 World Series LeadGeorge Springer and the Astros broke out the bats early this time to keep up their unbeaten October run at spirited Minute Maid Park.
Five Things You Missed: Kershaw Dominates, Many World Series Records SmashedThe Dodgers ace gave a historical pitching performance in Game 1, while Game 2 set some offensive records.
Kershaw, Dodgers Beat Astros 3-1 In Hot World Series OpenerThe Dodgers ace with a checkered playoff history delivered a signature performance, pitching Los Angeles past the Houston Astros 3-1 Tuesday night in the World Series opener.
Hot World Series On Deck: Altuve, Astros Vs Kershaw, DodgersThis is one hot World Series — the Houston Astros, fresh off a Game 7 victory over the Yankees, taking on the narrowly favored Los Angeles Dodgers, well rested after a postseason romp.
Five Things You Missed: Yankees, Dodgers One Win from World SeriesThe Yankees took all three games at home to seize control of the ALCS, while the Dodgers lost their first playoff game last night.
Rested Dodgers Welcome Weary Cubs In Compelling NLCS RematchThe Cubs and Dodgers are back for a rematch of last season's NLCS, which Chicago won in six games after Los Angeles took a 2-1 lead.
Fans Cheer On Granderson As He Makes His Dodgers Debut On Saturday"I saw a couple 28 Granderson jerseys, which is really cool that people one still have it and it still fits them, and that they wanted to bring it out and show some support. So that was really cool."
Tigers Shutout By Dodgers, 3-0, On SaturdayWith the loss on Saturday, the Tigers have now lost six straight and 12 of their last 14 games.
Upton Homers Twice But Dodgers top Tigers, 8-5Justin Upton homered twice and Victor Martinez also went deep for the Tigers, but Jordan Zimmermann (7-10) allowed seven runs and 10 hits in 5 1/3 innings.
Kershaw's Back Injury Opens Door For Verlander Trade To DodgersThat's a long gap of time for a team to be without its ace, especially one with World Series aspirations.
Keidel: Clayton Kershaw, MLB's Best Pitcher, Should Not Win NL MVPWould it be fair to award Clayton Kershaw the NL MVP, should he earn it, when Bryce Harper can't win the Cy Young?
30 Players: Dodgers Will Limit Innings For Future Ace Julio UriasThe Dodgers hope to break their World Series drought and a young arm could help them do just that.