National League Division Series

Major League Baseball series to determine which two teams from the National League will advance to the National League Championship Series

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In Major League Baseball, the National League Division Series (NLDS) determines which two teams from the National League will advance to the National League Championship Series. The Division Series consists of two best-of-five series, featuring the three division winners and the winner of the wild-card play-off.


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The Dodgers swept the Padres in the NLDS to return to the NLCS for the fourth time in six years. They will face the Braves in the next round. - Published

Dodgers break out in sixth inning, beat Padres in NLDS opener

The Dodgers won Game 1 of the NLDS against the Padres, who lost Mike Clevinger in the second inning with an injury. - Published

Dylan Carlson, Yadier Molina send message, have Cardinals on cusp of NL Division Series

Dylan Carlson and Yadier Molina have the Cardinals on the brink of a postseason series victory over the Padres. - Published

Who else? Howie Kendrick – NLDS hero and NLCS MVP – caps amazing month with World Series-winning HR

He was the NLDS hero and the NLCS MVP so it was only fitting that Howie Kendrick would come through in Game 7 of the World Series. - Published

Cardinals manager Mike Shildt sorry for profanity – but not for passion – in leaked postgame speech

After the decisive Game 5 of the NLDS on Wednesday, Cardinals rookie Randy Arozarena streamed his manager's postgame talk in the clubhouse. - Published

Cardinals player streams manager Mike Schildt's expletive-filled postgame speech

St. Louis Cardinals manager Mike Schildt had his expletive-filled postgame speech after his team won Game 5 of the NLDS livestreamed by a player. - Published

'I might not get over it': Clayton Kershaw takes the blame for Dodgers' latest postseason flop

Three-time Cy Young winner Clayton Kershaw blew a two-run lead in the eighth inning as the Dodgers crashed out of the NLDS vs. the Nationals. - Published

With historic first inning, Cardinals advance to NLCS with blowout win vs. Braves in NLDS Game 5

The Cardinals cruised to victory in Game 5 after scoring 10 runs in the first inning, securing their first trip to the NLCS since 2014. - Published

Cardinals score 10 runs in first inning of NLDS Game 5 vs. Braves

The Cardinals scored 10 runs in the top of the first in the winner-take-all Game 5, the most first-inning runs in postseason history. - Published

How to watch Dodgers vs. Nationals : MLB live stream, schedule, TV channel, start time for NLDS Game 5

The NL's best team during the regular season, Los Angeles finds itself in a winner-take-all Game 5 against the Washington Nationals. - Published

Braves Host Cardinals In NLDS Game 5

The Braves will try to break a streak of nine straight playoff-round losses when they host the St. Louis Cardinals in Game 5 of the NL Division Series. (Oct. 8) - Published

Dodgers bound for more postseason disappointment? Aces ready to go for Game 5 vs. Nationals

The Dodgers couldn't secure the NLDS in Game 4, setting up a winner-take-all Game 5 against the Nationals at Dodger Stadium on Wednesday. - Published

Cardinals walk it off against Braves to force winner-take-all Game 5

The Cardinals beat the Braves 5-4 in 10 inning to even NL Division Series two games apiece. Game 5 is Wednesday in Atlanta - Published

NLDS Game 3: Braves stun Cardinals with ninth-inning rally after epic pitchers' duel

Atlanta scored three runs with two outs in the ninth against St. Louis closer Carlos Martinez to win 3-1 in NLDS Game 3. - Published

Using aces out of the bullpen, Nationals will do whatever it takes to beat Dodgers in NLDS

The Nationals took Game 2 of the NLDS on Friday, using three-time Cy Young winner Max Scherzer out of the bullpen in the eighth inning. - Published

NLDS Game 2: Stephen Strasburg spectacular as Nationals even series with Dodgers

Nationals' Stephen Strasburg took a perfect game into the fifth inning against the Dodgers. Washington evened the NLDS series 1-1. - Published

NLDS Game 2: Mike Foltynewicz brilliant as Braves edge Cardinals to even series

The Braves bounced back in a big way Friday, getting seven shutout innings from Mike Foltynewicz and a clutch pinch-hit homer from Adam Duvall. - Published

Walker Buehler brilliant, Dodgers dominant in Game 1 win over Nationals

Walker Buehler, who got the nod over Clayton Kershaw, and the Dodgers pitchers combined to hold the Nationals to just two hits in Game 1 of the NLDS. - Published

Braves' Freddie Freeman calls out Ronald Acuña Jr. for not hustling out of the box

After the Braves loss in Game 1 of the NLDS, Freddie Freeman called out his teammate Ronald Acuña Jr. for not hustling out of the box. - Published

MLB playoffs: Washington Nationals present a huge threat to Los Angeles Dodgers in NLDS

Trying to reach the World Series for a third consecutive year, the Los Angeles Dodgers must first overcome the Washington Nationals' stellar rotation. - Published

Nationals stun Brewers with late rally to win NL wild-card game

Washington scored three runs in the eighth against Milwaukee closer Josh Hader, coming back for a 4-3 win. They will face the Dodgers in the NLDS. - Published

'Adrenaline is beyond normal': Who will win Nationals-Brewers NL wild-card game?

Washington and Milwaukee meet the first game of the MLB playoffs, with the winner moving on to face the Dodgers in the NLDS. - Published