By: Matt Kamlet, CBSLA.com

CHAVEZ RAVINE (CBSLA.com) — With one swing of the bat, Juan Uribe sent the Dodgers to the NLCS to compete for the National League Pennant.

The ball had the kind of tremendous flight off his bat that made one feel confident, excited, even comforted.

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Uribe connected on the clutch home run in the bottom of the eighth to give the Dodgers the winning 4-3 score and a berth in the National League Championship Series.

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The Dodgers will play either the Pittsburgh Pirates or the St. Louis Cardinals, based on the outcome of that series.

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