USA TODAY Sports’ Steve Gardner breaks down how the Nationals were able to advance to the NLCS. USA TODAY
LOS ANGELES — It might be heartless, rash and unfair to fire Los Angeles Dodgers manager Dave Roberts.
And it’s time to do it.
Roberts is smart, professional and even-tempered. after the ugly scene Wednesday night.
In the parking lot outside Dodger Stadium, fans were after his latest postseason meltdown — giving up back-to-back homers in the eighth inning of the Dodgers’ season-ending loss.
In the clubhouse, Dodgers starter Walker Buehler was in tears after his strong 6 2/3-inning stint went for naught in a 7-3, 10-inning loss to the Washington Nationals in Game 5