2018 Postseason

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Recap[edit]

Series Summaries[edit]

American League[edit]

ALWC: Oakland Athletics vs. New York Yankees[edit]

Main article: 2018 ALWC
Game Score Date Starters Time (ET)
1 Oakland Athletics 2 New York Yankees 7 October 3 Liam Hendriks (0-1) Luis Severino (0-0) 8:05 pm

ALDS: New York Yankees vs. Boston Red Sox[edit]

Main article: 2018 ALDS1
Game Score Date Starters Time (ET)
1 New York Yankees 4 Boston Red Sox 5 October 5 J.A. Happ (0-1) Chris Sale (1-0) 7:32 pm
2 New York Yankees 6 Boston Red Sox 2 October 6 Masahiro Tanaka (1-0) David Price (0-1) 8:15 pm
3 Boston Red Sox 16 New York Yankees 1 October 8 Nathan Eovaldi (1-0) Luis Severino (0-1) 7:40 pm
4 Boston Red Sox 4 New York Yankees 3 October 9 Rick Porcello (1-0) CC Sabathia (0-1) 8:07 pm

ALDS: Cleveland Indians vs. Houston Astros[edit]

Main article: 2018 ALDS2
Game Score Date Starters Time (ET)
1 Cleveland Indians 2 Houston Astros 7 October 5 Corey Kluber (0-1) Justin Verlander (1-0) 2:05 pm
2 Cleveland Indians 1 Houston Astros 3 October 6 Carlos Carrasco (0-1) Gerrit Cole (1-0) 4:37 pm
3 Houston Astros 11 Cleveland Indians 3 October 8 Dallas Keuchel (0-0) Mike Clevinger (0-0) 1:30 pm

ALCS: Houston Astros vs. Boston Red Sox[edit]

Main article: 2018 ALCS
Game Score Date Pitchers Time (ET)
1 Houston Astros 7 Boston Red Sox 2 October 13 Justin Verlander (1-0) Chris Sale (0-0) 8:09 pm
2 Houston Astros 5 Boston Red Sox 7 October 14 Gerrit Cole (0-1) David Price (0-0) 7:09 pm
3 Boston Red Sox 8 Houston Astros 2 October 16 Nathan Eovaldi (1-0) Dallas Keuchel (0-0) 5:09 pm
4 Boston Red Sox 0 Houston Astros 0 October 17 Rick Porcello (0-0) Charlie Morton (0-0) 8:39 pm
5 Boston Red Sox 0 Houston Astros 0 October 18 Chris Sale (0-0) Justin Verlander (1-0) 8:09 pm

National League[edit]

NLWC: Colorado Rockies vs. Chicago Cubs[edit]

Main article: 2018 NLWC
Game Score Date Starters Time (ET)
1 Colorado Rockies 2 Chicago Cubs 1 October 2 Kyle Freeland (0-0) Jon Lester (0-0) 8:05 pm

NLDS: Colorado Rockies vs. Milwaukee Brewers[edit]

Main article: 2018 NLDS1
Game Score Date Starters Time (ET)
1 Colorado Rockies 2 Milwaukee Brewers 3 Antonio Senzatela (0-0) Brandon Woodruff (0-0) October 4 5:07 pm
2 Colorado Rockies 0 Milwaukee Brewers 4 Tyler Anderson (0-1) Jhoulys Chacin (1-0) October 5 4:15 pm
3 Milwaukee Brewers 6 Colorado Rockies 0 Wade Miley (0-0) German Marquez (0-1) October 7 4:37 pm

NLDS: Atlanta Braves vs. Los Angeles Dodgers[edit]

Main article: 2018 NLDS2
Game Score Date Starters Time (ET)
1 Atlanta Braves 0 Los Angeles Dodgers 6 Mike Foltynewicz (0-1) Hyun-Jin Ryu (1-0) October 4 8:37 pm
2 Atlanta Braves 0 Los Angeles Dodgers 3 Anibal Sanchez (0-1) Clayton Kershaw (1-0) October 5 9:37 pm
3 Los Angeles Dodgers 5 Atlanta Braves 6 Walker Buehler (0-0) Sean Newcomb (0-0) October 7 8:07 pm
4 Los Angeles Dodgers 6 Atlanta Braves 2 Rich Hill (0-0) Mike Foltynewicz (0-1) October 8 4:30 pm

NLCS: Los Angeles Dodgers vs. Milwaukee Brewers[edit]

Main article: 2018 NLCS
Game Score Date Pitchers Time (ET)
1 Los Angeles Dodgers 5 Milwaukee Brewers 6 October 12 Clayton Kershaw (0-1) Gio Gonzalez (0-0) 8:09 pm
2 Los Angeles Dodgers 4 Milwaukee Brewers 3 October 13 Hyun-Jin Ryu (0-0) Wade Miley (0-0) 4:09 pm
3 Milwaukee Brewers 4 Los Angeles Dodgers 0 October 15 Jhoulys Chacin (1-0) Walker Buehler (0-1) 7:39 pm
4 Milwaukee Brewers 1 Los Angeles Dodgers 2 October 16 Gio Gonzalez (0-0) Rich Hill (0-0) 9:09 pm
5 Milwaukee Brewers 0 Los Angeles Dodgers 0 October 17 Wade Miley (0-0) Clayton Kershaw (0-1) 5:05 pm
6 Los Angeles Dodgers 0 Milwaukee Brewers 0 October 19 8:39

World Series: vs.[edit]

Main article: 2018 World Series
Game Score Date Pitchers Time (ET)
1 October 23
2 October 24
3 October 26
4 October 27

NL Team Stats[edit]

TEAM W-L Manager BA HR R ERA WHIP RA
Brewers 96-67 Craig Counsell .252 218 754 3.73 1.24 659
Cubs 95-68 Joe Maddon .258 167 761 3.65 1.32 645
Dodgers 92-71 Dave Roberts .250 235 804 3.38 1.15 610
Rockies 91-72 Bud Black .256 210 780 4.33 1.31 745
Braves 90-72 Brian Snitker .257 175 759 3.75 1.28 657

AL Team Stats[edit]

TEAM W-L Manager BA HR R ERA WHIP RA
Red Sox 108-54 Alex Cora .268 208 876 3.76 1.25 647
Astros 103-59 A.J. Hinch .255 205 797 3.11 1.10 534
Yankees 100-62 Aaron Boone .249 267 851 3.78 1.24 669
Athletics 97-65 Bob Melvin .252 227 813 3.81 1.21 674
Indians 91-71 Terry Francona .259 216 818 3.77 1.21 648

Further Reading[edit]

  • MLB.com: "MLB.com experts predict World Series winner", October 2, 2018. [1]
  • USA Today: "MLB playoff predictions: Astros popular choice to repeat as World Series champs", October 2, 2018. [2]


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NL Wild Card Game Rockies over Cubs (1-0)

NL Division Series Brewers (NLC) over Rockies (WC) (3-0)

NL Division Series Dodgers (NLW) over Braves (NLE) (3-1)

NL Championship Series Brewers (NLE) and Dodgers (NLW) (0-0)

World Series and (0-0)

AL Championship Series Red Sox and Astros (ALW) (0-0)

AL Division Series Red Sox (ALE) over Yankees (WC) (3-1)

AL Division Series Astros (ALW) over Indians (ALC) (3-0)

AL Wild Card Game Yankees over Athletics (1-0)