With four hits and two home runs, Eddie Rosario has taken the reins to lead the Atlanta Braves in the postseason.

During the NLCS, Rosario has hit .588 with a pair of four-hit games. He's the first player to have a pair of four-hit games in the same LCS. Only Hall of Famer Robin Yount, who did it in the 1982 World Series, has done it in any postseason series.

In Wednesday's 9-2 win over the Los Angeles Dodgers, Rosario banged out four hits in a game for the second time in the National League Championship Series and tied a Braves postseason record with 12 total bases. With the victory, the Braves seized a commanding 3-1 series lead over Los Angeles and can clinch their first pennant since 1999 with a win at Dodger Stadium in Game 5 on Thursday.

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On Sept. 19, Rosario hit for the cycle against the San Francisco Giants, needing just five pitches to do so. That kicked off a hot streak that has continued right on into the highest-stakes games of his career. Beginning with that game, Rosario has hit .354 with five homers over a 22-game span. And when his bat is referred to as being hot, it's just that -- one particular hot bat. Rosario said he has been using the same stick with which he hit for the cycle.

"I've been using that bat that I hit for the cycle with and it has not disappointed," Rosario said. "I had that double remaining, and I'm like, man, this bat has not let me down yet."

Game 5 is tonight on ESPN 102.3/AM 1000 KSOO beginning at 6:30 PM.

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