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Date Player
10/20/2017 Corey Seager, LAD, SS
Seager is expected to be in the Los Angeles Dodgers' lineup for the opener of the World Series after missing the NL Championship Series because of back pain.

Analysis: Seager, an All-Star shortstop, watched from home as the Dodgers eliminated the defending World Series champion Chicago Cubs in Game 5 on Thursday night.
10/19/2017 Cody Bellinger, LAD, LF
Bellinger went 1 for 5 with a home run and an RBI Wednesday as the Los Angeles Dodgers fell to the Chicago Cubs 3-2 in Game 4.
10/19/2017 Jake Arrieta, ChC, P
Arrieta allowed one run on three hits and five walks in 6.2 innings, as the Chicago Cubs defeated the Los Angeles Dodgers 3-2 on Wednesday in Game 4. Arrieta struck out nine.

Analysis: This might have been Arrieta's final appearance as a Cub with free agency looming for the former Cy Young winner.
10/19/2017 Yasiel Puig, LAD, RF
Puig went 1 for 3 Wednesday as the Los Angeles Dodgers lost to the Chicago Cubs 3-2 in Game 4.

Analysis: He has walked six times in the postseason.
10/19/2017 Andre Ethier, LAD, RF
Ethier went 0 for 4 Wednesday as the Los Angeles Dodgers fell to the Chicago Cubs 3-2 in Game 4.
10/19/2017 Alex Wood, LAD, P
Wood allowed three runs on four hits in 4.2 innings, as the Los Angeles Dodgers lost to the Chicago Cubs 3-2 on Wednesday in Game 4.

Analysis: Chicago scored all its runs on three homers yielded by Wood.
10/19/2017 Wade Davis, ChC, P
Wade Davis recorded his first save, allowing one run on one hit and three walks in 2.0 innings, as the Chicago Cubs defeated the Los Angeles Dodgers 3-2 on Wednesday in Game 4.

Analysis: Because of the hefty workload in this contest, it's unlikely Davis will be available to work Game 5.
10/19/2017 Kyle Schwarber, ChC, LF
Schwarber went 0 for 3 Wednesday as the Chicago Cubs beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 3-2 in Game 4.

Analysis: He's 2 for 14 in these playoffs.
10/19/2017 Kris Bryant, ChC, 3B
Kris Bryant went 0 for 4 Wednesday as the Chicago Cubs topped the Los Angeles Dodgers 3-2 in Game 4.

Analysis: Bryant is hitting a whopping .194 with 14 strikeouts in the postseason.
10/19/2017 Chris Taylor, LAD, 2B
Chris Taylor went 0 for 3 Wednesday as the Los Angeles Dodgers lost to the Chicago Cubs 3-2 in Game 4.

Analysis: It's the second time he's failed to hit safely this postseason.
10/19/2017 Albert Almora Jr., ChC, CF
Almora Jr. went 1 for 4 Wednesday as the Chicago Cubs topped the Los Angeles Dodgers 3-2 in Game 4.
10/19/2017 Willson Contreras, ChC, C
Willson Contreras went 1 for 3 with a home run and an RBI Wednesday as the Chicago Cubs topped the Los Angeles Dodgers 3-2.

Analysis: This was his second homer of the playoffs this season.
10/19/2017 Justin Turner, LAD, 3B
Justin Turner went 2 for 2 with a home run and an RBI Wednesday as the Los Angeles Dodgers fell to the Chicago Cubs 3-2.

Analysis: It must be the hair, as Turner has now homered three times in the postseason.
10/19/2017 Jason Heyward, ChC, RF
Jason Heyward went 0 for 1 Wednesday as the Chicago Cubs topped the Los Angeles Dodgers 3-2. He ended the game with a .000 batting average.
10/19/2017 Javier Báez, ChC, 2B
Javier Baez went 2 for 3 with two home runs and two RBIs Wednesday as the Chicago Cubs beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 3-2. The homers were his first and second of the season. He ended the game with a .222 batting average.

Analysis: Baez did not have a hit this postseason before connecting for his first of two dingers.
10/19/2017 Anthony Rizzo, ChC, 1B
Rizzo went 0 for 3 Wednesday as the Chicago Cubs topped the Los Angeles Dodgers 3-2. He ended the game with a .077 batting average.

Analysis: Rizzo has been terrible, going 1 for 21 with 11 strikeouts in last six postseason games.
10/19/2017 Jon Jay, ChC, CF
Jon Jay went 0 for 2 Wednesday as the Chicago Cubs beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 3-2. He ended the game with a .083 batting average.
10/18/2017 Masahiro Tanaka, NYY, P
Masahiro Tanaka improved to 1-1 in the ALCS, allowing three hits and one walk over 7.0 scoreless innings, as the New York Yankees defeated the Houston Astros 5-0 on Wednesday. Tanaka struck out eight.

Analysis: Tanaka has been outstanding in the playoffs, going 2-1 with a 0.90 ERA in three starts.
10/18/2017 Kyle Hendricks, ChC, P
Kyle Hendricks fell to 0-1, allowing four runs - three earned - on six hits and one walk in 5.0 innings, as the Chicago Cubs lost to the Los Angeles Dodgers 6-1 on Tuesday. Hendricks struck out five, ending the game with a 5.40 ERA and 1.40 WHIP on the season.
10/18/2017 Will Harris, Hou, P
Will Harris allowed one hit and one walk without giving up a run in 1.0 inning as the Houston Astros lost to the New York Yankees 5-0 on Wednesday. Harris struck out one, ending the game with a 6.75 ERA and 2.25 WHIP on the season.
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