The Chicago Cubs are very close to returning to the National League Championship Series. They scored single runs in the 7th and 8th innings to rally for a 2-1 win over the Nationals in Game 3 of their NL Division Series in Chicago. 1st baseman Anthony Rizzo singled in the go-ahead run in the 8th for Chicago. The Cubs lead the best-of-5 matchup 2-games-to-1.
The Cubs can close out Washington with a win in Game 4 at home today.