Taylor turned the primary participant in postseason historical past to hit three residence runs whereas his group confronted elimination.
Taylor’s kind this season earned him his first All-Star name up.
He turned simply the eleventh participant in MLB historical past to hit three residence runs in a postseason sport on Thursday night time.
“Simply the preparation that he goes in day-in and day-out on daily basis, the stuff that you simply guys do not get to see, however the gamers get to see, that is why he has the success that he has on the plate,” stated Pujols.
Nonetheless trailing, the Dodgers are attempting to grow to be the fifteenth group to win a best-of-seven sequence after trailing 3-1 and the fifth to take action after trailing each 2-0 and 3-1.
The defending champions have been on this state of affairs earlier than although, trailing 0-2 and 1-3 towards Atlanta final 12 months within the NLCS earlier than successful three straight.
If the Braves can win that clinching sport, it can seal a primary World Sequence look since 1999.
In the meantime after their Sport 5 thrashing of the Boston Purple Sox on Wednesday, the Houston Astros have the prospect to shut out the sequence in Sport 6 on Friday again at residence and attain the World Sequence for the third time in 5 seasons.