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Dodgers take the solo route to stay alive with 6-4 Game 5 victory
Dodgers take the solo route to stay alive with 6-4 Game 5 victory

Seems the Dodgers want to keep playing. Using the sudden power of the solo home run and a terrific turnaround pitching performance from Zack Greinke, the Dodgers lived to fight another day with their 6-4 victory Wednesday afternoon over the Cardinals in Game 5 of the National League Championship Series. The victory staved off elimination, but still leaving the Cardinals up three games to two in the best-of-seven series. After taking a day off Thursday, the series is scheduled to resume Friday with Game 6 in St. Louis. The score was tied 2-2 when the Dodgers suddenly discovered their new love affair with the solo home run. Adrian Gonzalez started it with a shot in the third, Carl...

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