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Will the Dodgers be eliminated? Please make it so!

An exhibitor displays Sandio’s new 3D Ga Photo credit should read ROBYN BECK/AFP via Getty Images

Braves @ Dodgers (5:08 pm, TBS) - Braves lead 3-1

Today's Lineups

BRAVES DODGERS
Eddie Rosario - LF Mookie Betts - RF
Ozzie Albies - 2B Trea Turner - 2B
Freddie Freeman - 1B Corey Seager - SS
Austin Riley - 3B Will Smith - C
Adam Duvall - CF AJ Pollock - LF
Joc Pederson - RF Albert Pujols - 1B
Dansby Swanson - SS Chris Taylor - 3B
Travis d'Arnaud - C Cody Bellinger - CF
Max Fried - LHP Joe Kelly - RHP

If the Dodgers are eliminated - and baseball gods note, I am stressing the if for now! - it will be the first time since 2002 there have been multiple 100-win teams, all of whom failed to make the World Series. That year, we had the Yankees (103 wins), Athletics (103) and Braves (101), but remarkably all were eliminated in the Division Series. The 98-win Diamondbacks also went home there, as all four series were won by the lower seed. The Giants are already the first team in the Divisional era to win 107 games and not make at least the Championship Series. The only other 107-game winner not to make the World Series was, of course, the 2001 Mariners.