With the victory of the Dodgers over the Cardinals, the Division Series of both the National League and the American were ready.
Game 1 Park: Oracle Park
Date: Friday October 8
Schedule: 20:37 pm (Central Mexico time)
USA — Los angeles dodgers they beat the St. Louis Cardinals in the wild card game by winning 3-1 with a home run in the ninth inning driven by Chris Taylor, and in this way they sealed their pass to the next round, where they will collide with the best team in the majors: San Francisco Giants.
On the last roll, Taylor broke the tie with a walk-off so that The Angels keep the possibility of repeating the championship that you won a year ago.
Now, Dodgers and Giants They will have a fierce battle to prove who is the best and advance to the Championship Series. Those of the bay won the regular season race to the Dodgers by winning the annual series 10-9 and beating the current monarchs of the Major Leagues by one game since the Giants had a record of 107-55 and the Angelenos they were left with 106-56.
Dave Roberts’ franchise started the year with four consecutive wins, but since then the Giants, who won the NL West title, have shifted the balance to their side, giving them the advantage of starting. the series at Oracle Park.
The Dodgers have been the dominant ninth in recent years in the National League as they have captured three of the last four Old Circuit pennants, but in those three trips to the World Series they have only been crowned once against the Tampa Bay Rays in 2020.
In turn, the Giants have better productivity in the Fall Classic, an instance they have not reached since 2014, but they have obtained the title in their last visits (2014, 2012, 2010) and to find their last defeat they must go back until 2002.
The Divisional Series between Giants and Dodgers will begin next Friday, October 8 at Oracle Park in the Californian Bay and will advance the first to win three of five games against the one that prevails between Milwaukee Brewers and Atlanta Braves.