Braves take a commanding 3-1 lead behind a solid pitching effort from Tom Glavine and 3 no hit innings by the relievers. Homers by Ron Gant and Fred McGriff added to the cause. The Dodgers will need to a win in Game 5 to force a return trip to Atlanta. Box Score
Dodgers come back strong in Game 3 winning the Game 6-3. Kevin Gross goes 7 strong with 10 K's for the winners. Smoltz roughed up for 6 runs over 6 innings as the Dodgers get back into the series. Tom Glavine vs Pedro Astacio in Game 4 from Chavez Ravine. Box Score
Braves win Game 2 9-8 in a slugfest from Fulton Co Stadium in Atlanta. The teams would combine for 7 runs in the first inning alone as Candiotti and Avery got shelled. Braves score the winner in the bottom of the 8th. Deion Sanders and Fred McGriff homer for Atlanta, while Mike Piazza drives a long homer for LA. Games 3, 4, 5 if necessary will be from Dodger Stadium. Box Score
Game 1 in the OOTP 93 Tournament features the #16 seed Los Angeles Dodgers vs #1 seed Atlanta Braves. The Braves finished with a record of 104-58 and just got by the Giants who won 103 games. The Dodgers finished 81-81 and 4th in the NL West. Game 1 was dominated by Greg Maddux as he would go the distance allowing only 3 hits for the shutout 6-0 victory. Terry Pendleton and Mark Lemke would provide big homers for the Braves. Game 2 will feature Candiotti vs Avery. Box score below.