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2018 World Series: Dodgers vs Red Sox

All news and notes for the 2018 World Series matchup between the Dodgers and Red Sox.

Dodgers vs. Red Sox World Series Game 5 Chat II

Dodgers vs. Red Sox World Series Game 5 Chat

Dodgers try to rebound with Clayton Kershaw 

Kershaw and David Price square off in Game 5

As bullpen continues to struggle, Dodgers place hopes in Kershaw

The Dodgers have received little help from their bullpen this series and find themselves one game away from season’s end. They place their hopes in Clayton Kershaw once again.

Dodgers season hangs by a thread after crushing Game 4 loss

The Dodgers are one game away from losing the World Series after Boston torched the bullpen with nine runs in the final three innings.

Dodgers and Rich Hill will try to even series tonight

Red Sox will have Eduardo Rodríguez start Game 4

Muncy saves Dodgers season with 18th inning walk-off

The longest game in World Series history ended with a home run off the bat of Max Muncy, a mere seven hours and 20 minutes after it began. The big hit saved the Dodgers from a 3-0 deficit, pulling back within a game of evening the series.

Dodgers vs. Red Sox World Series Game 3 Chat III

Dodgers vs. Red Sox World Series Game 3 Chat II

Dodgers vs. Red Sox World Series Game 3 Chat

Grandal in the lineup for Game 3, Taylor starts at 2B

Yasmani Grandal will make his first start of the World Series for the Dodgers after sitting for the last six games. Chris Taylor will make the start at second base as the Dodgers get their first look at a right-handed starter for Boston.

Walker Buehler pitches another crucial game

With their season on the line, Walker Buehler will toe the rubber for the Dodgers. Certainly not a stranger to big games this month, Buehler will look to jolt his team back into the series.

Podcast: Recapping the first 2 World Series games

On the latest episode of the podcast we talk about the Dodgers’ losses in the first two games, the critical decisions in each game, Ryan Madson’s 0.00 ERA and the absurd hand-wringing over platoons.

The series is over if the Dodgers don’t find some offense

The Dodgers are 2-for-10 with runners in scoring position and have stranded 11 runners on base. Trailing the Red Sox 2-0, LA will need the offense to step up if they have any hopes of winning their first World Series in 30 years.

Dodgers vs. Red Sox World Series Game 2 Chat III

Dodgers vs. Red Sox World Series Game 2 Chat II

Dodgers vs. Red Sox World Series Game 2 Chat

With no changes in the lineup, Dodgers hope for different results

The Dodgers will run the all right-handed lineup out fr the second consecutive night. They hope for better results as they try to turn the tide in the series.

Dodgers couldn’t overcome small mistakes in Game 1 loss

The Dodgers can’t afford to give the Red Sox extra chances at the plate. Boston is too good to not take advantage of those opportunities. Several smaller mistakes added up to a big loss for Los Angeles in Game 1.

Dodgers fall short in Game 1

The Dodgers fought back multiple times Tuesday night, but an Eduardo Nunez three-run homer late put the game out of reach. There would be no final comeback.

Dodgers vs. Red Sox World Series Game 1 Chat III

Dodgers vs. Red Sox World Series Game 1 Chat II

Dodgers vs. Red Sox World Series Game 1 Chat

Dozier hits leadoff, Kemp is the DH for Game 1

The Dodgers will run out an all right-handed lineup for Game 1 against Chris Sale and the Red Sox. Brian Dozier will hit leadoff and start at second base.

Future Hall of Famers square off in Game 1

When all is said and done for their careers, Clayton Kershaw and Chris Sale will both likely be in the Hall of Fame. They will square off in a pitching duel fitting of the grandest stage in baseball Tuesday.

Dodgers add Scott Alexander to World Series roster

The Dodgers made only one change to their roster for the World Series, adding lefty Scott Alexander in place of fellow left-handed Caleb Ferguson.

Kershaw ready for Game 1, Machado drama doesn’t matter

With one day until Game 1 of the World Series, players and managers talked at media day. Manny Machado discussed his time with the Orioles and his history with the Red Sox and what to expect, and Clayton Kershaw talked about what it will be like pitching in Boston.

Dodgers are no strangers to fighting through obstacles this season

The Dodgers have fought through several key obstacles this season, from injuries to performance and beyond. They have one last obstacle standing in their way of breaking a 30-year drought.