Dodgers Take the Solo Route to Stay Alive With 6-4 Game 5 Victory

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Seems the Dodgers want to keep playing.

CORRECTED VERSION: NLCS – St Louis Cardinals v Los Angeles Dodgers

Dodgers first baseman Adrian Gonzalez watches his solo home run in the third inning of Game 5. (credit: Harry How / Getty Images)

Using the sudden power of the solo home run and a terrific turnaround pitching performance from Zack Greinke, the Dodgers lived to fight another day with their 6-4 victory Wednesday afternoon over the Cardinals in Game 5 of the National League Championship Series.

The victory staved off elimination, but still leaving the Cardinals up three games to two in the best-of-seven series.

After taking a day off Thursday, the series is scheduled to resume Friday with Game 6 in St. Louis.

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