MLB Playoffs Schedule: Dates, TV Channel, Live Stream for Wild Card Series

The MLB common season might have been a 60-game dash versus the normal 162-game marathon, however there might be extra baseball than normal for followers to sink their collective enamel in in the course of the playoffs.

The expanded and revamped postseason begins on Tuesday, with a discipline consisting of 16 groups versus the standard 10, with the model new Wild Card Sequence changing the one-off Wild Card sport and no byes for any of the groups which have certified for the playoffs.

Here is all you want to know because the race for the World Sequence begins this week.

When does the MLB postseason begin?

The MLB playoffs start on Tuesday, September 29, with the opening sport of the 4 American League Wild Card Sequence. The openers for the 4 Nationwide League Wild Card sequence are scheduled for Wednesday, together with Sport 2 for every of the AL Wild Card Sequence. Sport 2 of the NL Wild Card Sequence are scheduled for Thursday along with eventual sequence deciders for the AL WIld Card Sequence, whereas Sport Three of the NL Wild Card, if required, might be performed on Friday.

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Seven of the Wild Card Sequence might be broadcast completely by ESPN, aside from the matchup between the Tampa Bay Rays and the Toronto Blue Jays, which might be televised completely by TBS. Dwell stream might be obtainable through WatchESPN and ESPN and TBS’ digital platforms, in addition to through fuboTV.

American League Wild Card Sequence schedule (All instances ET, *denotes if crucial)

No. 1 Tampa Bay Rays vs. No. eight Toronto Blue Jays

  • Sport 1—Blue Jays @ Rays: Tuesday, September 29—5 p.m., TBS
  • Sport 2—Blue Jays @ Rays: Wednesday, September 30—four p.m., TBS
  • Sport 3*—Blue Jays @ Rays: Thursday, October 1—TBD, TBS

No. 2 Oakland Athletics vs. No. 7 Chicago White Sox

  • Sport 1—White Sox @ Athletics: Tuesday, September 29—Three p.m., ESPN
  • Sport 2—White Sox @ Athletics: Wednesday, September 30—Three p.m., ESPN
  • Sport 3*—White Sox @ Athletics: Thursday, October 1—TBD, ESPN community

No. Three Minnesota Twins vs. No. 6 Houston Astros

  • Sport 1—Astros @ Twins: Tuesday, September 29—2 p.m., ABC
  • Sport 2—Astros @ Twins: Wednesday, September 30—1 p.m., ESPN2
  • Sport 3*—Astros @ Twins: Thursday, October 1—TBD, ESPN community

No. four Cleveland Indians vs. No. 5 New York Yankees

  • Sport 1—Yankees @ Indians: Tuesday, September 29—7 p.m., ESPN
  • Sport 2—Yankees @ Indians: Wednesday, September 30—7 p.m., ESPN
  • Sport 3*—Yankees @ Indians: Thursday, October 1—TBD, ESPN community

Nationwide League Wild Card Sequence schedule (All instances ET, *denotes if crucial)

No. 1 Los Angeles Dodgers vs. No. eight Milwaukee Brewers

  • Sport 1—Brewers @ Dodgers: Wednesday, September 30—7 p.m., ESPN
  • Sport 2—Brewers @ Dodgers: Thursday, October 1—TBD., ESPN community
  • Sport 3*—Brewers @ Dodgers: Friday, October 2—TBD, ESPN community
The Los Angeles Dodgers pose for a crew image, after a 7-2 win over the Oakland Athletics, to win the Nationwide League West Division at Dodger Stadium on September 22 in Los Angeles, California. The expanded MLB postseason begins on Tuesday.
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No. 2 Atlanta Braves vs. No. 7 Cincinnati Reds

  • Sport 1—Reds @ Braves: Wednesday, September 30—12 p.m., ESPN
  • Sport 2—Reds @ Braves: Thursday, October 1—TBD., ESPN community
  • Sport 3*—Reds @ Braves: Friday, October 2—TBD, ESPN community

No. Three Chicago Cubs vs. No. 6 Miami Marlins

  • Sport 1—Marlins @ Cubs: Wednesday, September 30—2 p.m., ABC
  • Sport 2—Marlins @ Cubs: Thursday, October 1—TBD., ESPN community
  • Sport 3*—Marlins @ Cubs: Friday, October 2—TBD, ESPN community

No. four San Diego Padres vs. No. 5 St. Louis Cardinals

  • Sport 1—Cardinals @ Padres: Wednesday, September 30—5 p.m., ESPN2
  • Sport 2—Cardinals @ Padres: Thursday, October 1—TBD., ESPN community
  • Sport 3*—Cardinals @ Padres: Friday, October 2—TBD, ESPN community

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