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Recap: Dodgers defeat Atlanta Braves, 3-1, to force Game 7 of NLCS

The Dodgers defeated the Atlanta Braves, 3-1, in Game 6 of the National League Championship Series on Saturday. The series is tied, 3-3, heading into Sunday’s Game 7.

Dodgers right fielder Mookie Betts celebrates after makes a leaping catch on a ball hit by Atlanta's Marcell Ozuna.
Dodgers right fielder Mookie Betts celebrates after making a leaping catch at the wall on a ball hit by Atlanta’s Marcell Ozuna during the fifth inning of Game 6 of the NLCS on Saturday.
(Robert Gauthier / Los Angeles Times)

The Dodgers defeated the Atlanta Braves, 3-1, in Game 6 of the National League Championship Series on Saturday. The series is tied, 3-3, heading into Sunday’s decisive Game 7.

Here is a recap of the game.