Phillies Oust Dodgers, Head Back to Series

Homers key 10-4 victory as Philadelphia wins NLCS in 5
By Will McCahill,  Newser Staff
Posted Oct 21, 2009 11:00 PM CDT
Phillies Oust Dodgers, Head Back to Series
Jayson Werth celebrates one of this two home runs in tonight's Game 5.   (AP Photo)

(Newser) – Jayson Werth hit two of Philadelphia’s four home runs as the host Phillies beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 10-4 tonight to advance to their second consecutive World Series. The defending champions won the series 4-1, and now await the American League participant—with odds favoring the New York Yankees, who take a 3-1 edge into Thursday’s Game 5 against the Los Angeles Angels.
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