The National League Divisional Series begins on Thursday night. The 2-time defending National League champions Los Angeles Dodgers are taking on the Washington Nationals. The big news of the series is that the Dodgers are starting Walker Buehler for game 1, instead of Clayton Kershaw. He is going up against Patrick Corbin, who is taking the hill for the Nationals.
The Nationals are in the NLDS after a thrilling 4-3 win over the Milwaukee Brewers in the National League Wild Card game. The teams played 7 times this season, the Dodgers have a 4-3 edge.