Right-handed pitcher German Marquez (14-10, 3.76) will start for the Rockies. The victor will also receive home-field advantage against the NL East champion Atlanta Braves in the National League Division Series. Once Monday's playoff games are over, the Braves will know their opponent - it's whoever wins the NL West.
"It's a game where obviously it's not do-or-die, but I think that it's a must-win game", Dodgers manager Dave Roberts said after a 15-0 rout in San Francisco. And because both teams atop the Central have the best records in the NL, the loser of Monday's early game will host the Wild Card.
Chicago hosts Milwaukee on Monday afternoon and the Colorado Rockies visit the Los Angeles Dodgers as baseball holds a pair of tiebreaker games on the same day for the first time. The Rockies shut out the Nationals in front of the home crowd, 12-0.
Hurricane Florence makes landfall in US North Carolina coast
It was crawling west-southwest at 3 miles per hour , lifting huge amounts of ocean moisture and dumping it far from the coast. The hurricane has darkened the skies and homes of hundreds of thousands of residents of both North & South Carolina.
Update: The Nationals are trying to win today's game, even if Max Scherzer isn't on the mound.
Out of all six appearances, this one feels the most unique as the Los Angeles Dodgers are coming off of a heartbreaking loss in the 2017 World Series to the Houston Astros. Moments later, the Cubs matched Milwaukee by beating the St. Louis Cardinals 10-5 at a soggy Wrigley Field. Jose Quintana is likely to start for the Cubs, and Jhoulys Chacin is in line for the Brewers. Blackmon then drilled a two-run homer of his own in the third, singled to lead off the fifth, and completed the cycle with an RBI double in the eighth.
Apple announces new, affordable iPhone XR
It is also running on the new 7nm A12 Bionic Chip and it retains the same 12MP f/1.8 main camera that's assisted with OIS. Normally what happens at the Apple Event every year is that the maximum cheers and whistles go out to the latest iPhone.
The committee has said the probe should be limited to "current credible allegations" against Kavanaugh and be finished by Friday. She expressed sympathy for Ford, but said Kavanaugh deserved protection, too. "I just want this conducted in a fair way".
Kavanaugh has denied the allegations against him. "I think it's going to be a very very important day in our country", Trump said. But he'll be watching the hearings and looks forward to hearing from Ford, he said , "and you know what, I could be persuaded ".
Prosecutors also asked the court to require Cosby to cover the cost of his two trials , which added up to about $420,000. Judge O'Neill heard arguments yesterday on whether to formally deem Cosby a "sexually violent predator" under state law.
And even if their homes survived intact, hundreds of thousands of utility customers who lack power have limited food options. Charlotte and Asheville in North Carolina, and Roanoke, Virginia, could also be in for heavy rains as Florence plods inland.
Members of the public were asked to call police if they spot the vehicle, but not to approach it or interact with the passengers. Bridges from Zeland to the central island of Funen and to Sweden have been shut, as have ferry crossings to Germany and Sweden.
If they can move the ball consistently on the ground, it will take come of the pressure off Rodgers to do everything for his club. Although they did not practice, the Packers are required to submit an injury report with estimates of participation level.
I didn't play with Davis. "The Bills can absolutely attempt to fight that, and some sort of arbitrator would need to rule". Davis made it clear that money is not worth his physical or mental health and happiness.
Japanese Ambassador Koro Bessho said enforcing the sanctions is the only way to force North Korea to change its policy. The UN Security Council initially imposed sanctions on North Korea in response to its first nuclear test in 2006.
As for the iPhone11,6 identifier, this appears to be the iPhone Xs thanks to the 4GB of RAM detailed in the specifications list. The last one is a dig at Apple's new colours this year suggesting that aside from the colours everything is the same.
China cancels trade talks with US
If the White House does up the ante by going all the way to "500", Beijing would be unable to match that in dollar terms. The duties on $200 billion worth of imports came into effect just after midnight on Monday morning Washington time.
Mass. gas blasts injures at least 3
The incident, in an area that's home to the famous Phillips Academy Andover whose alumni include George W. Ed Markey and Elizabeth Warren of MA called for a congressional hearings on the explosions and fires.