MLB: A Retrospective Of October 2020, NLDS (SD/LAD)

(originally written October 2020)

Wild Card Round Matchups: TOR/TB  CHW/OAK  HOU/MIN  NYY/CLE  MIL/LAD  CIN/ATL  MIA/CHC  STL/SD

Division Series Matchups: NYY/TB  HOU/OAK  SD/LAD  MIA/ATL

Championship Series Matchups: HOU/TB  ATL/LAD

World Series Matchup: TB/LAD

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NL Division Series: Padres At Dodgers

These aren't your daddy's Padres—these guys flip bats, admire homers, and apologize for none of it. Certainly not to the Dodgers, who were openly miffed at San Diego's flair in September. Who'd prevail in the NLDS, the battle-tested Dodgers or the upstart Padres?