Los Angeles Dodgers defeat San Francisco Giants to win NLDS in Game 5, advance to face Braves in NLCS

The Los Angeles Dodgers beat the San Francisco Giants 2-1 in Game 5 of the National League Divisional Series on Thursday night at Oracle Park. With the score tied 1-1 in the ninth, the Dodgers Cody Bellinger drove in the series-winning run with an RBI single against Giants closer Camilo Doval. Dodgers starter Max Scherzer recorded the final three outs, helping to send the Dodgers to the NLCS.

Los Angeles will now will face the Atlanta Braves in the best-of-seven National League Championship Series beginning Saturday night at at Truist Park in Atlanta.

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