Wainwright had to burn a lot of fuel to get out of that last inning. How will he respond in the bottom of the fourth?
Sosa was a catalyst for the 17-game winning streak. He helped save the season, so he will get some leash.
Until Justin Turner goes yard to tie the game 1-1. The ice is broken. Let's see how the Dodgers respond.
Wainwright responds by striking out Smith, working the edges.
Wainwright whiffs A.J. Pollock as he stabilizing.
On to the fifth, 1-1. Fabulous wild card game.
No, Albert's in no condition to play first base in a playoff game.
Edman with another single. He will be looking to run again.
Our old friend Joe "Hump Day" Kelly getting loose.
No, this is win or go home. No saving anybody for anything.
Goldschmidt walks. So . . . this is kind of a big moment in the game, no?
O'Neill comes into the at-bat overeager and Scherzer wastes no time going after him.
Scherzer gave him a fighting chance on strike three, but O'Neill can't catch up.
Wow, Dave Roberts goes to Joe Kelly to face Arenado.
Good pitcher, but the Cardinals are no longer battling aura on the mound.
Finished up with the Pirates.