Padres rally to stun Dodgers, advance to NLCS

SAN DIEGO — Jake Cronenworth tied the game with two lions in the 7th and the San Diego Padres advanced to the NL Championship Series for the first time since 1998 when they defeated the Los Angeles Dodgers 5-3 on Saturday night. .The Padres stunned the 111th Dodgers with a five-point triple for a best-of-five NL Division Series 3-1 victory in front of a raucous sold-out crowd of 45,139 at Petco Park. Here tonight,” said starting pitcher Joe Musgrove, who grew up a Padres fan in the San Diego suburbs. “I mean, we’ve been beaten by the Dodgers since I was a kid.” The Phillies will host the Philadelphia Phillies in 1 and 2. The Phillies won the NLDS in four games, beating the defending World Series champions Atlanta Braves 8-3 a day early 1, Freddie Freeman struck out Padres players celebrated fiercely in the infield and fireworks exploded over the downtown ballpark Manny Machado and Juan Soto urged their fans more Padres last made their NLCS 24 years ago, beating Atlanta in six games Swept by the New York Yankees in the World Series, a handful of players on the team watched from their lavish suites, including Hall of Fame closer Trevor Hoffman and center fielder Steve Finley, for the second time in a playoff series over the past 10 seasons. It’s a big betting upset (the Washington Nationals were +195 to beat the Houston Astros in the 2019 World Series). After left-hander Tyler Anderson took the Padres without a score in five innings, San Diego broke through the Dodgers bullpen in the 7th inning. The infield single caught a glimpse of Freeman’s glove at first base. Yency Conceded Almonte came in and took Kim Haseong’s RBI double from inside third and then tied Soto’s tie to the right.Product Alex Vesia gave Padres the lead. Next, hit the ball with your right fist to go home. Entered 2nd base. Soto takes over in blockbuster deal in Washington 2, slipped home first and cheered. Tim Hill won. After the first rain was delayed, fans were excited to see Musgrove pitch his hometown Padres to the NL Championship Series. The big right-hander from suburban El Cajon, who made his first All-Star in 2022, started the postseason hometown as the first San Diego Padres pitcher to start the postseason, but Anderson beat Musgrove to block the Padres with two and five hits. The Dodgers took a 2-0 lead in the bottom of the third inning. Mookie Betts walked with one out and Trea Turner moved Padres to third place, beating Padres at third baseman Machado, who took the majority of the season. Freeman, who helped the Braves win the World Series last year before signing with the Dodgers as a free agent, doubled right field, attracting both players. Will Smith hit a sacrifice fly against Steven Wilson in the 7th with a stolen base. A 3-0 lead, however, Hill prevented further damage and the Dodgers were left with a huge disappointment. Manager Dave Roberts predicted at spring camp that they would win the World Series. The Dodgers, who won the National League West for their ninth season in 10 seasons and played 22 games before the San Diego, went 14-5 against the Padres in the regular season, winning all six games in the regular season series. According to the Elias Sports Bureau, it is the first time in a playoff series to a division opponent after not losing a series to a team during the regular season. Musgrove was aiming for a second consecutive playoff series victory. On Sunday night, he dominated the New York Mets at Citi Field, allowing only one hit and one walk in seven innings in a 6-0 win that sent Padres to the NLDS. The Dodgers struck out eight and walked three.

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