Postseason baseball is a cruel mistress. While the Diamondbacks head home, the Dodgers head to the NL Championship Series with a lot of momentum and a really strong starting lineup. Now that Yu Darvish has finally found his place in Los Angeles, he’s proven to not only be the best trade deadline deal, but a vital part of the Dodgers making a run for the World Series. What will happen when they meet with their yet-to-be-determined opponent? One thing is certain, it’ll be entertaining. The Dodgers are proving that regular season slides don’t have to translate into postseason results.
Here’s what news and rumors are going down across the National League West: