2 weeks Dodgers, Braves chasing end to MLB title droughts Manilatimes |Sports
LOS ANGELES: A power-hitting Los Angeles Dodgers squad and a tough-pitching Atlanta Braves lineup meet in the Major League Baseball playoffs with each trying to end a World Series title drought. The Dodgers and Braves, both unbeaten in this year’s post-season run, open their best-of-seven National League Championship Series on Monday at Arlington, Texas. The winner advances to the 116th World Series to face the winner of the American League Championship Series, which sends the Houston Astros against the Tampa Bay Rays starting Sunday in San Diego. The Dodgers are trying for their third World Series appearance in four ... more