MLB: A Retrospective Of October 2019, NLCS

(originally written October 2019)

NLWC: MIL/WAS  ALWC: TB/OAK  NLDS: STL/ATL  NLDS: WAS/LAD  ALDS: MIN/NYY  ALDS: TB/HOU  NLCS: WAS/STL  ALCS: NYY/HOU  WS: WAS/HOU

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National League Championship Series
National League Championship Series

From 10 teams to eight and now, the final four of the MLB Postseason. Here, we dive into the NLCS between the hard-charging Washington Nationals and the storied St. Louis Cardinals.

1. Anibal Shines, Game 1
1. Anibal Shines, Game 1

Nats SP Anibal Sanchez, with a little help from 1B Ryan Zimmerman's diving catch, carried a no-hitter through 7.2 IP in beating the Cardinals 2-0 in Game 1.

7. Nats' Seven-Run 1st, Game 4
7. Nats' Seven-Run 1st, Game 4

Any hopes of a St. Louis series comeback were quickly squashed in Game 4 when the Nationals registered a seven-run 1st, quickly knocking out SP Dakota Hudson. Two defensive gaffes prolonged the rally, including a drop by St. Louis 2B Kolten Wong (pictured).

National League Championship Series
National League Championship Series

From 10 teams to eight and now, the final four of the MLB Postseason. Here, we dive into the NLCS between the hard-charging Washington Nationals and the storied St. Louis Cardinals.

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