Anthony Rizzo looped a tiebreaking single with two outs in the eighth inning and the Chicago Cubs overcame Max Scherzer’s brilliant performance to beat the Washington Nationals 2-1 for a 2-1 lead in their NL Division Series. They can clinch it with a win Tonight.
The Houston Astros turned to veteran Justin Verlander for rare relief appearance in their series-clinching 5-4 victory over the Boston Red Sox to advance to the ALCS.
The New York Yankees are headed back to Cleveland for a decisive Game 5, thanks to plenty of help from the error-prone Indians. Yankees won 7-3.
The Chicago Blackhawks fell to the Toronto Maple Leafs 4-3.
The Minnesota Vikings beat the Chicago Bears 20-17.
Central Lee swept Keokuk in volleyball.