LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) – Lunch at Philippe’s The Original in Downtown LA came with a side of Dodgers pride and hunger for another World Series title.
After Wednesday’s walk-off win against the St. Louis Cardinals in the National League wild-card game, Dodger fever was in the air for customers grabbing lunch on Thursday.READ MORE: LA County Sheriff's Deputies Armed With Cleaning Supplies Help 86-Year-Old La Mirada Woman Living In Filthy, Unsafe Conditions
Chris Taylor’s two-run homer in the bottom of the ninth inning solidified Los Angeles’ spot in the NL Division Series.
“Shock, excitement, hysteria, we were just all so happy, so proud of him,” Margaret Jennings said.READ MORE: 'Survivor 41' Episode 6: The Merge Part 1
Next up for the Boys in Blue: the San Francisco Giants. It will be the first postseason meeting between these old rivals.
“Oh this is the biggest deal, you can’t ask for a bigger rivalry,” Arleen Flannery said.
Flannery told CBS2 and KCAL9 Reporter Rachel Kim that during the best-of-five series, her friends who are Giants fans will be put on hold.MORE NEWS: Regina King Places Handprints, Footprints Outside TCL Chinese Theatre In Hollywood
“I have friends who are from the Bay Area and we can’t even talk baseball because if we talk baseball, we’re going to have an argument,” Flannery said.