First, in Major League Baseball…

In the fifth and deciding game of the best-of-five National League Divisional Series, the Chicago Cubs held on to beat the Washington Nationals 9-8. The Cubs will now play the Los Angeles Dodgers in the best-of-seven NL Championship Series, which begins on Saturday,.

Tonight, the New York Yankees face off against the Houston Astros in the first game of the best-of-seven American League Championship Series.

Also last night, in the National Football League, the Philadelphia Eagles defeated the Carolina Panthers 28-23.