The National League wild-card game between the Colorado Rockies and Chicago Cubs is tied at 1 in extra innings.

Chicago Cubs’ Javier Baez (9) hits a one-run double against the Colorado Rockies during the eighth inning of the National League wild-card playoff baseball game, Tuesday, OCT. 2, 2018, in Chicago. (AP Photo/David Banks)

Javier Baez hit a tying double for the Cubs off reliever Adam Ottavino in the eighth inning Tuesday night at Wrigley Field. Neither team scored in the ninth or 10th.

Chicago Cubs’ Terrance Gore, left, scores on a one-run double by Javier Baez as Colorado Rockies catcher Drew Butera wipes his face during the eighth inning of the National League wild-card playoff baseball game, Tuesday, Oct. 2, 2018, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

Colorado left-hander Kyle Freeland pitched four-hit ball over 6 2/3 scoreless innings on short rest in his playoff debut. Nolan Arenado had a sacrifice fly in the first against Jon Lester, who gave up four hits in six innings.

Colorado Rockies starting pitcher Kyle Freeland, right, talks with catcher Chris Iannetta during the sixth inning of the National League wild-card playoff baseball game against the Chicago Cubs, Tuesday, Oct. 2, 2018, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)
Chicago Cubs’ Javier Baez, left, slides into second base safely as he hit a one-run double as Colorado Rockies second baseman DJ LeMahieu (9) makes a late tag during the eighth inning of the National League wild-card playoff baseball game, Tuesday, Oct. 2, 2018, in Chicago. (AP Photo/David Banks)

Cole Hamels, normally a starter, is on in relief for Chicago in the 11th.

Chicago Cubs’ Willson Contreras (40) breaks his bat as he grounds out against the Colorado Rockies during the fifth inning of the National League wild-card playoff baseball game, Tuesday, OCT. 2, 2018, in Chicago. (AP Photo/David Banks)

The winner heads to Milwaukee to open a best-of-five Division Series against the NL Central champion Brewers on Thursday.

Colorado Rockies’ Nolan Arenado hits a sacrifice fly against the Chicago Cubs during the first inning of the National League wild-card playoff baseball game Tuesday, Oct. 2, 2018, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)
Chicago Cubs’ Javier Baez reacts as he lines out to Colorado Rockies right fielder David Dahl during the fourth inning of the National League wild-card playoff baseball game Tuesday, Oct. 2, 2018, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

It’s the third time a wild-card game has gone to extra innings, and the home team won the previous two. Kansas City beat Oakland in 12 innings in the 2014 AL wild-card game, and Toronto defeated Baltimore in 11 innings to take the 2016 AL wild-card game.

Colorado Rockies’ Charlie Blackmon, right, scores on a sacrifice fly as Chicago Cubs catcher Willson Contreras looks to the field during the first inning of the National League wild-card playoff baseball game Tuesday, Oct. 2, 2018, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

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Colorado Rockies’ Charlie Blackmon, right, celebrates with Trevor Story after scoring on a sacrifice fly by Nolan Arenado during the first inning of the National League wild-card playoff baseball game against the Chicago Cubs, Tuesday, Oct. 2, 2018, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

Source: The Associated Press