MLB put out this shot, from the locker-room celebration last night after the Dodgers earned a spot in the NL championship series with a 4-3 victory over the Braves, on its Instagram account. At right: 77-year-old Dodgers legend Sandy Koufax. At left: 25-year-old Dodgers legend-in-the-making Clayton Kershaw. Not pictured: baseball fans of all ages getting a little misty.
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