The Dodgers offense was quiet, and Walker Buehler kept Game 6 close until series MVP Eddie Rosario’s three-run home run in the fourth, leading the Braves to an NLCS win and Atlanta’s first World Series berth in 22 years.
2021 NLCS: Dodgers vs. Braves
The 2021 National League Championship Series between the Los Angeles Dodgers and Atlanta Braves, a rematch of the 2020 NLCS and the third playoff meeting in the last four years between Los Angeles and Atlanta.
Dodgers third baseman Justin Turner suffered a left hamstring strain in Game 4 of the NLCS, and will likely miss the remainder of the postseason.
Mookie Betts is healthy and back to being a dynamic player at the top of the Dodgers lineup, excelling at both the plate and on the bases this postseason.
The Dodgers appeared lifeless and were five outs away from a 3-0 series deficit in the NLCS, but Cody Bellinger’s three-run home run fueled a stunning comeback win over the Braves. Inside the ups and downs of the fateful eighth inning.