With each league's divisional series nearing conclusion in the 2011 MLB playoffs, we're about to embark on a whole new fantastic journey unlike anything you've ever seen.
With just one team of 25 men standing in your way, the route to the World Series has become clear. Baseball gods are about to be separated from mere mortals. Anything goes now. Guys that have spent their careers on shuttle buses from Triple-A to the Show could wind up in postseason lore, and handsomely paid All-Stars could falter.
It's worth repeating: Anything goes.
The League Championship Series are going to test the mettle of baseball players, executives, coaches and fanbases. The game's heavyweights are ready for one final showdown before each league readies itself for bragging rights in the World Series.
Now is the time for members of the Senior and Junior circuits to shine. Legends are born. Players with outstanding reputations will go down in infamy.
For now, though, let's take a look at some of these moments in retrospect.
Here are the 25 greatest moments in the history of baseball's League Championship Series.