Updated MLB Championship Series Playoff Odds: Thursday 10/19/17

The Chicago Cubs staved off elimination Wednesday with a tight victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers. What are the odds the Cubs pull off the massive comeback and win the series?

Every plate appearance during the MLB postseason has the potential to dramatically swing a series, turning an underdog into the odds-on favorite. With each game, a team moves closer to its ultimate goal of hoisting the World Series trophy.

As such, we here at numberFire are going to keep you up to date with all of the latest postseason odds as the playoffs advance. Each day, we'll give an update, detailing the odds that each team is able to advance to the next round.

Below are the odds entering play on Thursday, October 19th.

American League Championship Series

New York Yankees lead Houston Astros, 3-2.

Outcome Odds
New York Yankees win in 6 46.61%
New York Yankees win in 7 24.47%
New York Yankees win series 71.08%
Houston Astros win in 7 28.92%
Houston Astros win series 28.92%

National League Championship Series

Los Angeles Dodgers lead Chicago Cubs, 3-1.

Outcome Odds
Chicago Cubs win in 7 8.12%
Chicago Cubs win series 8.12%
Los Angeles Dodgers win in 5 54.11%
Los Angeles Dodgers win in 6 26.76%
Los Angeles Dodgers win in 7 11.01%
Los Angeles Dodgers win series 91.88%