After beating the St. Louis Cardinals 6–4 in Game 4 of the NLDS on Tuesday, Chicago is now a 5-to-2 favorite to win the World Series. At the start of the season the Cubs were given 40-to-1 odds of winning the World Series.
Tuesday marked the first postseason series win for the Cubs at Wrigley Field. Chicago will play for the National League pennant for the first time in over a decade.
The Dodgers and Mets play Thursday night in a deciding Game 5 of the NLDS.