How to Watch the MLB Playoffs on October 23 - NLCS: Game 5, ALCS: Game 4 | Channel, Stream, Preview, Prediction
The two League Championship Series could wrap up on Sunday, as the Philadelphia Phillies and Houston Astros each hope to advance to the Fall Classic. Watch the MLB Playoffs on FuboTV (free trial)NATIONAL LEAGUE CHAMPIONSHIP SERIESSan Diego Padres vs. Philadelphia Phillies (Phillies lead 3-1)Where: Citizens Bank Park (Philadelphia, Penn.) The Phillies added a couple of insurance runs to walk away with a 10-6 win, and a commanding series lead. Watch the MLB Playoffs on DirecTV StreamAMERICAN LEAGUE CHAMPIONSHIP SERIESHouston Astros vs. New York Yankees (Astros lead 3-0)Where: Yankee Stadium (The Bronx, N.Y.)Time: 7:07 p.m. Watch the MLB Playoffs on FuboTV (free trial)Check out the MLB Postseason bracket and results heremlive.com
How to Watch the MLB Playoffs on October 19 - NLCS: Game 2, ALCS: Game 1 | Channel, Stream, Preview
On Wednesday in the MLB Playoffs, the National League Championship Series continues in San Diego, while the Houston Astros look to stay hot as the American League Championship Series gets underway. Watch the MLB Playoffs on FuboTV (free trial)NATIONAL LEAGUE CHAMPIONSHIP SERIESPhiladelphia Phillies vs. San Diego Padres (Phillies lead 1-0)Where: Petco Park (San Diego, Calif.)Time: 4:35 p.m. Watch the MLB Playoffs on DirecTV StreamAMERICAN LEAGUE CHAMPIONSHIP SERIESNew York Yankees vs. Houston Astros (Game 1)Where: Minute Maid Park (Houston, Texas)Time: 7:37 p.m. Houston comes into their sixth-straight ALCS, and 10th League Championship Series in franchise history. MY PICK: Astros in 7Watch the MLB Playoffs on FuboTV (free trial)Check out the MLB Postseason bracket and results heremlive.com
Padres pull out 5-3 victory over Dodgers, tie NLDS 1-all
Manny Machado homered early and added an RBI double off Clayton Kershaw, and Jurickson Profar singled home the go-ahead run in the sixth inning as the San Diego Padres beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 5-3 to even their NL Division Series at a game apiece.
Victor Reyes gets bit walk-off hit as Tigers come back to beat Padres
DETROIT (AP) — Victor Reyes hit a two-out, two-run double in the ninth inning to rally the Detroit Tigers over the San Diego Padres 4-3 on Wednesday. Candelario, who homered three times in the first two games of the series, gave the Tigers a 1-0 lead with an RBI single in the first. Austin Nola walked and Ha-Seong Kim put San Diego ahead 2-1 with an RBI single. That kept the inning going for Jurickson Profar’s RBI single, putting the Padres ahead 3-2. pic.twitter.com/BC5JbYtrpv — Detroit Tigers (@tigers) July 27, 2022LATE STARTThe game was delayed by 20 minutes before starting in a light mist that cleared out in the early innings.mlive.com
MLB predictions and free expert picks - Padres vs. Dodgers and Red Sox vs. Cubs
In the Windy City, the Chicago Cubs are +124 home underdogs on the money line, while the Boston Red Sox are -145 road favorites. San Diego Padres vs Los Angeles Dodgers money line prediction: Padres ML (+128)The Dodgers took the first two games of this divisional series behind great pitching performances and timely hitting. Boston Red Sox vs Chicago Cubs money line prediction: Red Sox ML (-145)It’s been a difficult week for the Red Sox, but a game against the Cubs gives them an opportunity to get some consistency going on Saturday. While a hectic travel schedule may have impacted their performance in Friday’s loss, the Red Sox are now fully settled in and should prove that they are the superior team. A decent outing on the mound is all the Red Sox should need with how explosive their lineup is.mlive.com
Cubs looking to pick themselves up after dismantling core
The Chicago Cubs took the wrecking ball to their championship core. While Kris Bryant, Anthony Rizzo and Kyle Schwarber turn their attention toward playoff games with new teams, the Cubs come into the offseason with a long list of issues to address. The Cubs made the playoffs five times in that stretch.news.yahoo.com
Giants clinch playoff spot, thump Padres 9-1 for 8th in row
It’s been five years since Brandon Belt got to toast a playoff berth, so the Giants first baseman was admittedly out of practice when the champagne started to flow in San Francisco’s clubhouse. The surprising Giants became the first team to clinch a playoff spot this season, hitting four home runs to beat the San Diego Padres 9-1 on Monday night for their season-high eighth consecutive victory. After finishing 29-31 during the pandemic-shortened 2020 season, the Giants have turned things around in manager Gabe Kapler’s second year.news.yahoo.com
Snell pulled after 7 no-hit innings, Padres beat D-backs 3-0
Blake Snell threw seven hitless innings before being pulled for a reliever, and San Diego lost its bid for a combined no-hitter in the eighth inning when Arizona’s David Peralta dropped a bloop single into shallow left field in the Padres' 3-0 win.
Olympics video: Japan rallies against bullpen to beat US baseball 7-6 in 10 innings
Yuki Yanagita tied it with an RBI grounder off Scott McGough in the ninth inning, Takuya Kai hit a winning single against Edwin Jackson in the 10th and Japan beat the United States 7-6 Monday night to reach the Olympic semifinals.
Darvish fans 11, Padres get 2 big homers to beat Dodgers 6-2
Yu Darvish struck out 11 in six brilliant innings to become the fastest big leaguer to reach 1,500 for his career, Manny Machado and Jake Cronenworth homered and the San Diego Padres beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 6-2 in the opener of a three-game series between the NL West rivals.
Like father, like son: Tatís hits 2 HRs, Padres beat LA 6-1
Fernando Tatís Jr. hit two homers at Dodger Stadium on the 22nd anniversary of his father hitting two grand slams in one inning at the same park, and the San Diego Padres earned their third straight victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers, 6-1.
Seager's homer in 12th sends Dodgers to 11-6 win over Padres
Corey Seager hit a tiebreaking, two-run homer on Tim Hill’s first pitch of the 12th inning and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the San Diego Padres 11-6 in a tense, entertaining first matchup this season between NL West rivals who have visions of deep playoff runs.
LEADING OFF: Crowds back on opening day, Cole starts season
EARLY TESTSThe Washington Nationals will be short-handed due to a positive coronavirus test for the second straight season opener. General manager Mike Rizzo did not reveal who the five players were, and the only certainty as of Wednesday night was that opening day starter Max Scherzer wasn't one of them. The Nationals did not have any players test positive during spring training prior to that. But in a what-are-the-odds moment, all three are set to start on opening day. To be pitching the same day as those guys is pretty cool.”MITTS AND MITTENSNolan Arenado, Kris Bryant and Miguel Cabrera will be wearing gloves on opening day.
LEADING OFF: Crowds back on opening day, Cole starts season
All 30 teams are scheduled to be in action, with Gerrit Cole set to throw the first pitch of the season against Toronto at Yankee Stadium. A year after no fans were allowed during the virus-shortened 60-game season, every stadium is open, in varying degrees as teams adhere to coronavirus protocols. But in a what-are-the-odds moment, all three are set to start on opening day. To be pitching the same day as those guys is pretty cool.”AdMITTS AND MITTENSNolan Arenado, Kris Bryant and Miguel Cabrera will be wearing gloves on opening day. Rain is in the forecast along the East Coast, which could affect games at Fenway Park, Yankee Stadium, Citizens Bank Park and Nationals Park.
Amazin' at-bat: Mets' Guillorme draws 22-pitch walk vs Hicks
“I don’t even think I’ve had a 13 pitch at-bat in my career.”Hicks was scheduled to pitch one inning. Carlos Martínez worked four innings in the start for St. Louis, allowing two runs and five hits. Pittsburgh starter Steven Brault allowed three runs on five hits and a walk in three innings. YANKEES 5, BLUE JAYS 1New York starter Deivi García gave up one hit and an unearned run in three innings. Dean Kremer allowed a run on three hits, walked two and struck out four in the start for Baltimore.
Springer, Bauer, Lindor lead list of big names on new teams
The reigning World Series champions already had a pair of Cy Young Award winners in Clayton Kershaw and David Price. Darvish has twice finished runner-up for a Cy Young Award, including last season when he was 8-3 with a 2.01 ERA in 12 starts. Lester is a three-time World Series champion, winning twice with Boston and once with the Cubs. He’s part of a rotation led by three-time Cy Young Award winner Max Scherzer, 2019 World Series MVP Stephen Strasburg and lefty Patrick Corbin. Bradley was a Gold Glove winner in 2018 when the Red Sox won the World Series.
2020 Cy Young Awards: Shane Bieber, Trevor Bauer win big
The state of Ohio swept Wednesday’s Cy Young Awards, with Shane Bieber of the Cleveland Indians winning American League honors and Trevor Bauer of the Cincinnati Reds winning the National League award. Bieber, 25, garnered every first-place vote and became the 10th unanimous selection for the AL Cy Young, a group that includes Detroit Tigers Denny McLain (1968) and Justin Verlander (2011). Bieber is the fifth Indians pitcher to win a Cy Young, joining Gaylord Perry (1972), CC Sabathia (2007), Cliff Lee (2008) and Corey Kluber (2014 and 2017). RELATED: How did I fill out my AL Cy Young ballot? This is the second runner-up finish for Darvish, who finished second in the AL in 2013 while pitching for the Texas Rangers.mlive.com