Topics

Matt Holliday
Dodgers to meet up again with postseason nemesis St. Louis
Dodgers to meet up again with postseason nemesis St. Louis

The confetti fell. In front of the mound, the St. Louis Cardinals mobbed each other. Feet away, Carl Crawford, who had made the last out, walked slowly to the Dodgers dugout. A bus waited outside. Eventually, it would take the Dodgers back to Los Angeles for the final time of the 2014 season. It was Oct. 7, and the Cardinals had just eliminated the Dodgers from the postseason — again. Since then, the Dodgers have not had to face their bete noire until the three-game series in St. Louis that starts Friday. Baseball players rarely play up a regular-season series, especially one in May against an opponent outside the division. But this one is different. The Dodgers have played the...

Loading