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Date Player
10/20/2017 Clayton Kershaw, LAD, P
Kershaw improved to 1-0, allowing one run on three hits and one walk in 6.0 innings, as the Los Angeles Dodgers defeated the Chicago Cubs 11-1 in Game 5 of the NLCS.

Analysis: Kershaw struck out five, ending the game with a 2.45 ERA and 0.82 WHIP in two starts in this series.
10/20/2017 Cody Bellinger, LAD, LF
Cody Bellinger went 3 for 5 with a double and an RBI Thursday as the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Chicago Cubs 11-1 in Game 5 of the NLCS.

Analysis: Four of his 10 postseason hits have gone for extra bases.
10/20/2017 Yasiel Puig, LAD, RF
Puig went 2 for 5 Thursday as the Los Angeles Dodgers topped the Chicago Cubs 11-1 in Game 5 of the NLCS.

Analysis: Puig has hit .414 and walked six times in the postseason.
10/20/2017 Charlie Culberson, LAD, SS
Culberson went 3 for 5 with a triple Thursday as the Los Angeles Dodgers topped the Chicago Cubs 11-1 in Game 5 of the NLCS.

Analysis: He went 5 for 11 in the series, but might not be on the active World Series roster with Corey Seager expected to be back.
10/20/2017 Chris Taylor, LAD, 2B
Taylor went 2 for 4 with a double Thursday as the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Chicago Cubs 11-1 in Game 5.

Analysis: Taylor was co-MVP of the NLCS.
10/20/2017 Kris Bryant, ChC, 3B
Bryant went 1 for 4 with a home run and an RBI Thursday as the Chicago Cubs fell to the Los Angeles Dodgers 11-1 in Game 5.

Analysis: Bryant's home run was useless as he hit .200 in the playoffs.
10/20/2017 José Quintana, ChC, P
Quintana fell to 0-1, allowing six runs on six hits and one walk in 2.0 innings, as the Chicago Cubs lost to the Los Angeles Dodgers 11-1 on Thursday in Game 5.

Analysis: Quintana needs a better season next year with the Cubs after struggling at time since the team picked him up before the trade deadline.
10/20/2017 Kenley Jansen, LAD, P
Kenley Jansen did not allow a hit or walk in 1.0 scoreless inning as the Los Angeles Dodgers defeated the Chicago Cubs 11-1 on Thursday. Jansen did not strike out a batter, ending the game with a 0.00 ERA and 0.00 WHIP on the season.
10/20/2017 Anthony Rizzo, ChC, 1B
Rizzo went 0 for 4 Thursday as the Chicago Cubs lost to the Los Angeles Dodgers 11-1 in Game 5.

Analysis: He hit .135 in the postseason.
10/20/2017 Justin Turner, LAD, 3B
Justin Turner went 1 for 5 with an RBI Thursday as the Los Angeles Dodgers topped the Chicago Cubs 11-1 in Game 5 of the NLCS. Turner scored once. He ended the game with a .333 batting average.

Analysis: Turner was named co-MVP of the NLCS.
10/20/2017 John Lackey, ChC, P
John Lackey allowed two runs on three hits in 2.0 innings as the Chicago Cubs lost to the Los Angeles Dodgers 11-1 on Thursday. Lackey struck out two, ending the game with a 9.82 ERA and 1.91 WHIP on the season.
10/20/2017 Tommy La Stella, ChC, 3B
Tommy La Stella went 0 for 1 Thursday as the Chicago Cubs lost to the Los Angeles Dodgers 11-1. He ended the game with a .000 batting average.
10/20/2017 Kyle Schwarber, ChC, LF
Kyle Schwarber went 1 for 3 Thursday as the Chicago Cubs fell to the Los Angeles Dodgers 11-1. He ended the game with a .167 batting average.
10/20/2017 Ben Zobrist, ChC, 2B
Ben Zobrist went 0 for 3 Thursday as the Chicago Cubs fell to the Los Angeles Dodgers 11-1. He ended the game with a .000 batting average.
10/20/2017 Austin Barnes, LAD, C
Austin Barnes went 1 for 5 Thursday as the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Chicago Cubs 11-1. He ended the game with a .133 batting average.
10/20/2017 Albert Almora Jr., ChC, CF
Albert Almora Jr. went 0 for 4 Thursday as the Chicago Cubs fell to the Los Angeles Dodgers 11-1. He ended the game with a .188 batting average.
10/20/2017 Willson Contreras, ChC, C
Willson Contreras went 1 for 4 Thursday as the Chicago Cubs lost to the Los Angeles Dodgers 11-1. He ended the game with a .222 batting average.
10/20/2017 Kiké Hernández, LAD, CF
Kike Hernandez went 3 for 4 with three home runs and seven RBIs Thursday as the Los Angeles Dodgers topped the Chicago Cubs 11-1. The homers were his first, second and third of the season. He ended the game with a .444 batting average.

Analysis: The 26-year-old Hernandez became the fourth player with a three-homer game in a league championship series, joining Bob Robertson (1971 NLCS), George Brett (1978 ALCS) and Adam Kennedy (2002 ALCS). Hernandez's seven RBIs tied a postseason record shared by four other players who all did it in a Division Series.
10/20/2017 Brandon Morrow, LAD, P
Brandon Morrow allowed one hit without giving up a run in 1.0 inning as the Los Angeles Dodgers defeated the Chicago Cubs 11-1 on Thursday. Morrow struck out three, ending the game with a 0.00 ERA and 0.43 WHIP on the season.
10/20/2017 Mike Montgomery, ChC, P
Mike Montgomery allowed two runs on five hits in 2.0 innings as the Chicago Cubs lost to the Los Angeles Dodgers 11-1 on Thursday. Montgomery struck out two, ending the game with a 13.50 ERA and 3.60 WHIP on the season.
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