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Justin Turner of the Los Angeles Dodgers celebrates after hitting the winning home run in the bottom of the ninth inning making the score 4-1 during Game 2 of the National League Championship Series against the Chicago Cubs at Dodger Stadium on Oct. 15, 2017 in Los Angeles. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Dodgers take Game 2

Justin Turner hit a three-run homer with two outs in the bottom of the ninth inning, and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Chicago Cubs 4-1 on Sunday to take a 2-0 lead in the NL Championship Series.

Winnipeg Jets' Nikolaj Ehlers (27) and Blake Wheeler (26) celebrate after Ehlers' goal during third period NHL hockey action against the Carolina Hurricanes, in Winnipeg, Saturday, October 14, 2017. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Trevor Hagan

Jets' winning streak hits three

t’s an item that wasn’t necessarily high on the to-do list for the Winnipeg Jets, but it also represents something all playoff teams do with regularity.

Chris Taylor of the Los Angeles Dodgers hits a solo home run to right field against the Chicago Cubs during the sixth inning in Game One of the National League Championship Series at Dodger Stadium on Oct. 14, 2017 in Los Angeles. (Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Dodgers overpower Cubs in Game 1

Chris Taylor hit a tie-breaking homer in the sixth inning, Yasiel Puig added a homer and an RBI double to his dynamite post-season, and the Los Angeles Dodgers overcame a short start by Clayton Kershaw for a 5-2 victory over the Chicago Cubs on Saturday night in the NL Championship Series opener.

Yankees' Didi Gregorius runs the bases after hitting a solo home run off Indians starting pitcher Corey Kluber during the first inning of Game 5 of the AL Division Series in Cleveland on Wednesday, Oct. 11, 2017. (David Dermer/AP Photo)

Yankees complete comeback

Didi Gregorius, following in the October footprints left by Derek Jeter, homered twice off Corey Kluber as the New York Yankees beat the Cleveland Indians 5-2 in Game 5 on Wednesday night to complete their comeback from a 2-0 deficit in the Division Series and dethrone the AL champions.

Cubs' Anthony Rizzo hits an RBI single during the eighth inning of Game 3 of the National League Division Series against the Nationals in Chicago on Monday, Oct. 9, 2017. (David Banks/AP Photo)

Cubs rally to take NLDS lead

Moments after his go-ahead hit, Anthony Rizzo walked across the infield at frenzied Wrigley Field and shouted “Respect me! Respect me!”

Astros third baseman Alex Bregman (2) celebrates his home run with Carlos Correa (rear) and Evan Gattis (right) during the eighth inning of Game 4 of the American League Division Series against the Red Sox in Boston on Monday, Oct. 9, 2017. (Charles Krupa/AP Photo)

Astros edge Red Sox, advance to ALCS

The Houston Astros poured back onto the field after advancing to their first AL Championship Series, posing for pictures with the Green Monster as a backdrop before a few players bellyflopped in the puddles in the infield dirt.