A look at the National League wild-card playoff between the San Francisco Giants and Pittsburgh Pirates:

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Juan Uribe put on a pair of aviator sunglasses in order to look more like a boss than he already does. He also changed jerseys — going from Don Mattingly’s No. 8 to Tommy Lasorda’s No. 2 — to complete his look as skipper for a day. He even made real pitching changes. It might have seemed like a farce, but the Los Angeles Dodgers were being earnest (if not serious) by putting Uribe in charge and having Cy Young contender Clayton Kershaw act as pitching coach. It all worked out, too, as the Dodgers beat the Colorado Rockies 10-5 at Dodger Stadium on Sunday in the regular-season finale . The Dodgers start the playoffs Friday. The Rockies finished a mostly forgettable season 66-96. The record book (probably) will list Mattingly as the manager for Game 162, but if he was, he was in the wings pulling the strings.

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NEW YORK (AP) — The final numbers are in, and Major League Baseball’s batting average hasn’t been this low since Richard Nixon was in the White House, a gallon of gasoline cost 55 cents and the designated hitter was a radical proposal limited to spring training experiments.

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles Dodgers are already locked into the No. 2 seed in the NL playoffs.

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Javier Baez’s transition to the major leagues hasn’t gone smoothly, but the 21-year-old has shown flashes of his potential as the Chicago Cubs hope their youth movement transitions to success in the near future.

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — Justin Turner is at his best with runners in scoring position, and he delivered again in a big spot for the Los Angeles Dodgers.

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SAN DIEGO (AP) — Joe Wieland earned his first big league win, and Tommy Medica hit a three-run home run and a replay-aided double to lead the San Diego Padres to a 4-3 victory against Colorado in their home finale Wednesday night.

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ATLANTA (AP) — Perhaps the only bad news for the Pirates is they can’t send Edinson Volquez back to the mound with the division title on the line in their final regular-season series.

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — Clayton Kershaw strode into the Los Angeles Dodgers clubhouse with a rare demand.

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