Next up, game No. 163.
The Brewers finish their 162-games slate against the Detroit Tigers Sunday afternoon, while the Cubs will take on the St. Louis Cardinals in a practically parallel timeframe (2:10 p.m CT and 2:20 p.m CT first pitches respectively).
The victor will also receive home-field advantage against the NL East champion Atlanta Braves in the National League Division Series.
Chicago had a five-game lead on September 2, but Milwaukee won seven straight and nine of 10 overall to finish with a 95-67 record. If those are the results on Sunday then the Rockies win the division and the Dodgers travel to either Chicago or Milwaukee for Tuesday's Wild Card game.
The Brewers, who went 86-76 past year, scored six times in the seventh.
FARC pide la libertad de Santrich por falta de pruebas
Ahora resulta que el Fiscal Néstor Humberto Martínez asegura que las pruebas en contra del excombatiente las tiene Estados Unidos. Afirman que como Santrich se sometió a la JEP no debió ser encarcelado para luego extraditarlo.
The only other time Chicago began the final day of the regular season tied for the lead in its division or league was in 1908, when it beat Christy Mathewson and the New York Giants 4-2 at the Polo Grounds for the NL pennant. "We as an organization, as a total group, top to bottom, everybody in this clubhouse, all the staff, we have to find a way to get better, to compete if we want to play in October". He is hitting.323 in his first season with Milwaukee, locking up the first batting title in Brewers' history.
"We know what's at stake", Rizzo said. Jason Heyward added an RBI single.
"We need to be ready to go", Yelich said.
A cool, gray day didn't heat up for the Cubs until they rallied with two out in the third for four runs. Two batters later, Willson Contreras hit a drive to left for his first homer since August 1. The Dodgers jumped on the Giants for seven runs in the third inning en route to a 15-0 win.
"We just couldn't stop them", Shildt said. Munoz finished with three RBIs.