Rockies Cubs NL Wild Card Game free live stream, watch

Rockies Cubs NL Wild Card Game free live stream, watch

Rockies Cubs NL Wild Card Game free live stream, watch

On Monday, the Cubs were defeated by the Milwaukee Brewers for the NL Central division crown while the Rockies were taken down by the Los Angeles Dodgers for the NL West title.

Colorado Rockies relief pitcher Scott Oberg (45) celebrates with teammate Tony Wolters (left) after defeating the Chicago Cubs in the 2018 National League wild card playoff baseball game at Wrigley Field. Terrance Gore tried to sell that he was hit by a pitch, but was sent back to the plate after a replay review confirmed the initial call. He started the Cubs' last Wild Card Game and will be making his 22nd postseason start against the Rockies.

"We have had a lot of things go awry this year and in spite that have still tied for the most wins in the National League in a 162-game season", manager Joe Maddon said. That included a loss at Wrigley Field on April 30 in which he allowed three runs over seven innings.

Colorado scored in the top of the 13th in the NL Wild Card game and slammed the door on Chicago in the bottom of the frame. and then it was time for champagne and Budweiser.

Gore was running for Anthony Rizzo, whose two-out single had kept the inning alive. That lasted one batter and a double play.

Should the game be extended, Cole Hamels, Kyle Hendricks and Mike Montgomery also are available Tuesday night behind scheduled starter Jon Lester.

Ottavino had an 0-2 count on Baez when his third pitch got too much of the plate.

Starting on three days' rest for the first time in the pros, Freeland struck out six in 6 2/3 scoreless innings.

There was an MVP chant for Charlie Blackmon.

LeMahieu took third on the play and was stranded there as Lester struck out Trevor Story and Matt Holliday to end the inning.

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