This Day In Dodgers History: Kiké Hernandez Hits 3 Home Runs To Eliminate Cubs In 2017 NLCS

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This Day In Dodgers History: Kiké Hernandez Hits 3 Home Runs To Eliminate Cubs In 2017 NLCS
This Day In Dodgers History: Kiké Hernandez Hits 3 Home Runs To Eliminate Cubs In 2017 NLCS

On Oct. 19, 2017, Kiké Hernandez had the game of his life for the Los Angeles Dodgers against the Chicago Cubs in Game 5 of the National League Championship Series to help them advance to their first World Series in 29 years. The Dodgers did not waste any time getting on the scoreboard in their clinching game, and Hernandez was a big reason for that. He took Cubs starter Jose Quintana deep in the top of the second inning to give the Dodgers an early 2-0 lead. That home run was Hernandez's first of the postseason, although he was just getting started. Hernandez went deep again in the third inning, but this time it was with a grand slam as he went to the opposite field off Cubs reliever Hector

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