Aaron Judge has 15 strikeouts in this series. Tony Gwynn had 15 strikeouts in 535 at-bats during the 1995 season.
Playoff predictions: AL Orioles, Indians, Mariners; DET, NYY. NL Nationals, Pirates, Dodgers; Cardinals, Marlins. PIT to win WS over SEA.
After a nervy first inning, the Mets pitcher settled down and quieted the Dodgers, writes Adam Rubin. espn.go.com/blog/new-york/…
A possible Cubs elimination on Back To the Future Day seems like a Lucy-pulls-football-away-from-Charlie Brown prank 30 years in the making.
Sources: Manager Joe Maddon has exercised an opt-out clause in his contract and is leaving the Tampa Bay Rays immediately.