The National League Championship Series moves to Los Angeles, California on Monday night, as the Los Angeles Dodgers play host to the St. Louis Cardinals, in a critical game for the home team.

The Dodgers, down 2-0 in the best-of-seven game series, will send rookie left-hander Hyun-Jin Ryu to the mound, will the Cardinals will counter with right-hander Adam Wainwright.

The 26-year old Ryu was 14-8 during the regular season, with a 3.00 ERA.

Wainwright, the ace of the St. Louis pitching staff, was 19-9 this past season, with a 2.94 ERA. He's also 2-0 in the postseason, with a 1.13 ERA.

Games three and four, as well as game five, if necessary, will take place in Los Angeles, with games six, and seven, I f necessary, slated to take place back in St. Louis.

First-pitch for game three on Monday night is scheduled for 5:07 (pdt).

A game preview, courtesy of, is below.