Jacksonville Jaguars cornerback Jalen Ramsey practiced for the first time in three weeks Wednesday, rejoining teammates two days after seeing a back specialist.
St. Louis Cardinals
The St. Louis Cardinals turned the diamond into a giant pinball machine, dinging hits all over SunTrust Park.
As the Washington Nationals moved a party 86 years in the making from their ballpark’s infield to a booze-filled clubhouse, manager Dave Martinez paused near the dugout and thrust the silver NL Championship Series trophy overhead, to the delight of loud, delirious fans still in the stands.
More than 100 pitches in, Stephen Strasburg was adamant he wasn’t quite ready to leave the latest superb start by a Nationals pitcher against the St. Louis Cardinals in the NL Championship Series — a win that put Washington on the verge of the city’s first World Series in 86 years.
Max Scherzer was strength and fire. Aníbal Sánchez was artistry and deception.
Carter Hart was sprawled in the crease when he needed every inch of his glove to swat Taylor Hall’s shot and stun a high-flying Devils’ team riding a 5-on-3 edge.