Breakthrough or status quo?
Treat Turner and the Nationals took to the field Wednesday in Los Angeles hoping to secure their first playoff series victory since the franchise moved to Washington in 2005. Stephen Strasburg started Game 5 for the Nationals, while Walker Buehler took the mound for the NL-best Dodgers. The Dodgers were aiming to reach their fourth straight NL Championship Series. Dodgers manager Dave Roberts said before the game, that he was “very confident” his team would advance.