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Ranking the 10 best games of the 2016 MLB postseason

From dramatic home runs in the two wild-card games right through the thrilling final inning of Game 7 of the World Series, the past month proved to be as historic as it was unforgettable.

Another MLB postseason has come and gone, and while 2016 will be remembered as the Year of the Cubs, Chicago wasn't alone in making the past month one to remember. The 10 playoff entrants—the Baltimore Orioles, Boston Red Sox, Cleveland Indians, Texas Rangers and Toronto Blue Jays in the American League and the Cubs, Los Angeles Dodgers, New York Mets, San Francisco Giants and Washington Nationals in the National League—combined for four weeks of dramatic home runs, incredible rallies, walk-off hits and controversial moments. So before we turn our attention to free agency and the hot stove, let's look back at the 10 best games of a terrific postseason.

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