- Howie Kendrick’s 10th-inning grand slam lifts Nats to 7-3 win
- Dodgers crash out after league-best 106 wins in regular season
- Washington will open NLCS at St Louis Cardinals on Friday
Howie Kendrick hit a tiebreaking grand slam off Joe Kelly in the 10th inning, and the Washington Nationals overcame a three-run deficit with a late rally to beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 7-3 Wednesday night and advance to the NL Championship Series against St Louis.
Three-time Cy Young Award winner Clayton Kershaw blew a 3-1 lead by allowing homers to Anthony Rendon and Juan Soto on consecutive pitches in the eighth.