The Dodgers-Nationals game today represents each team’s life in the postseason. Whichever team wins will live to see another day — in the NLCS, that is.
You can read the TBLA Game 5 preview here.
The Dodgers set their playoff rotation for this type of scenario. In the highest-pressure moments, they feel confident turning to 25-year-old Walker Buehler.— Dodger Insider (@DodgerInsider) October 9, 2019
The rest of the Dodger pitchers will be "all hands on deck" ready to follow in Game 5. https://t.co/OQb8sEkhPC
Clayton Kershaw will be available to pitch out of the bullpen in Game 5. The LA Times wrote a little bit about him and his experience overall in the postseason.
There will be three game fives in the divisional series — the Dodgers-Nationals, Cardinals-Braves and Rays-Astros. Sports Illustrated wrote a piece describing why this chaos should be celebrated.