Dodgers, Astros set World Series G5 lineups

It will be another clash of aces on the mound, as the Dodgers’ Clayton Kershaw faces off against the Astros’ Dallas Keuchel in a rematch of Game 1. In best-of-seven series since 1985 when the road…


Dodgers’ Brandon Morrow gets clutch outs in G4

No bullpen in the postseason has been used as prominently as that of the National League champion Dodgers, and no single reliever has been called on more than Morrow, who accounted for four crucial outs…


Dodgers-Astros World Series Game 5: IRL

MLB.com is on the scene with the latest from Minute Maid Park as excitement builds for Game 5: 3:10 p.m. ET: Wall to wall entertainmentHouston native Paul Wall will perform at the Astros’ last Postseason…


7-year-old Hailey Dawson throws G4 first pitch

The Astros and Dodgers played Game 4 of the World Series at Minute Maid Park on Saturday — which Los Angeles won, 6-2, to even the Series at two games apiece — but before it…


Dodgers don’t panic, earn big Game 4 win

Clayton Kershaw took the mound and stared momentarily toward home plate, visualizing what it might be like to put the Dodgers on the precipice of a championship. • Dress for the World Series: Get Dodgers…


Nationals hire Dave Martinez as manager

The Nationals are zeroing in on Cubs bench coach Dave Martinez to be their next manager, per a source of MLB Network Insider Jon Heyman, and a source has told MLB.com’s Jamal Collier that the…


Clayton Kershaw ready for World Series Game 5

A come-from-behind 6-2 win on Saturday assured the Dodgers that this World Series would return to Los Angeles. How they arrive there will have a lot to do with Kershaw — and no one inside…


Astros have little success on Game 4 hard hits

The potential American League MVP Award winner’s drive to right-center field left the bat at 98.5 mph and at a 27-degree launch angle — good enough to be considered a barrel, Statcast™‘s definition for a…


Logan Forsythe delivers key hit, defense in G4

The other matchups were in the summer of 2015, once both had moved to the American League — Forsythe with Tampa Bay and Harris with the Astros. Harris got the better of him in all…


Clayton Kershaw, Dallas Keuchel face in Game 5

The first instance was in Game 7 of the 1960 World Series, when Yankees right-hander Bob Turley and Pirates right-hander Vern Law took the mound at Forbes Field (the Pirates won, 10-9, on Bill Mazeroski’s…