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It will be the second straight season in the Fall Classic for the Dodgers, as they lost to the Houston Astros in seven games past year.

The Dodgers got a strong start from rookie right-hander Walker Buehler, who managed to go 4 ²/₃ innings, which is practically a complete game compared to the Brewers.

The Brewers now trail 2-1 in the second following Cody Bellinger's two-RBI blast off of Jhoulys Chacín in the top of the inning.

Dodgers No. 6 hitter Yasiel Puig hit a crucial three-run home run in the top of the sixth inning off Brewers reliever Jeremy Jeffress to make the score 5-1.

Christian Yelich had almost tied it in the fifth, but left fielder Chris Taylor's sliding catch on the warning track robbed Yelich, with Lorenzo Cain on second base.

The Dodgers haven't won the World Series since 1988.

The best-of-seven World Series begins Tuesday night at Boston, home of the American League champion Red Sox. And his opposite number has just been named on the strength of a much-needed all-around performance in eliminating the Brewers- meet your NL Championship Series MVP, Cody Bellinger. Through six games, L.A.is batting.210 with three home runs, Milwaukee is.235 with five dingers.

"I knew it was in the gap", Taylor said. "But historically, it's middle of the pack over the last nine years, if it doesn't go to seven (games)", said Jesse Lawrence, founder of ticket website TicketIQ.

Yelich opened the scoring with one out in the first inning, delighting the sellout crowd of 44,097 by smacking a solo home run to right field.

We all knew that Puig loved to celebrate, and this was a moment to be elated over. Thompson has also shown a strong knowledge on how both of these team's work, going a combined 22-8 on games involving Los Angeles or Milwaukee. Home runs with celebrations in the sixth inning are simply what he can do, because he is so immensely talented. "They're warriors, and they listen and they want to be great". Hader tossed three shutout innings, striking out four before being pulled after 31 pitches.

The loss ended a remarkable year for the Brewers.

Pitching for the first time since Game 4, Hader struck out four, walked one and allowed one hit in three innings of scoreless relief. Counsell pinch-hit for Chacin with two on and two out in the bottom of the second, but Jonathan Schoop grounded out to end the threat. "They just beat us today".