Carl Crawford hit a three-run homer and Juan Uribe added a two-run blast to power the Los Angeles Dodgers to a 13-6 victory over the Atlanta Braves in Game 3 of their best-of-five National League divisional series.
Matching a 57-year-old franchise record for runs in a playoff game, the home team took a 2-1 lead in the series.
Game 4 is set for Monday in Los Angeles.
Crawford put the Dodgers ahead in the second inning, but the Braves tied the score at 4-4 in the top of the third, only to fall behind 6-4 in the bottom of the inning.
The Dodgers pulled away with four runs in the fourth inning, including Uribe's two-run shot.
Los Angeles added three more runs in the eighth and the Braves' Jason Heyward hit a two-run homer in the top of the ninth to complete the scoring.
Ricky Nolasco will start for the Dodgers in Monday's game at Dodgers Stadium, while the Braves plan to go with veteran pitcher Freddy Garcia. EFE