Written by Maury Brown
Saturday, 20 September 2008 10:55
An additional coin toss was held Friday by Major League Baseball to determine the site for a potential two-team tie-breaker between the Milwaukee Brewers and the New York Mets for the National League Wild Card.
If the Brewers and the Mets require a one-game tie-breaker to determine the N.L. Wild Card, the game would be played at Shea Stadium in New York.
|Previous coin tosses established the following sites for other potential tie-breaker games:|
|AL East - BOS vs. TB||Fenway Park, Boston|
|AL Central - MIN vs. CWS||U.S. Cellular Field|
|AL Wild Card - MIN vs. BOS||Fenway Park, Boston|
|NL East - NYM vs. PHI||Citizens Bank Park, Philadelphia|
|NL Central - MIL vs. CHI||Miller Park, Milwaukee|
|NL West - ARI vs. LA||Dodger Stadium, Los Angeles|
|NL Wild Card - PHI vs. MIL||Citizens Bank Park, Philadelphia|
|NL Wild Card - HOU vs. MIL||Minute Maid Park, Houston|
|NL Wild Card - STL vs. MIL||Busch Stadium, St. Louis|
|NL Wild Card - HOU vs. PHI||Citizens Bank Park, Philadelphia|
|NL Wild Card - STL vs. PHI||Citizens Bank Park, Philadelphia|
|NL Wild Card - STL vs. HOU||Busch Stadium, St. Louis|
TBS and ESPN Radio would provide national coverage of any tie-breaker game, which would be tentatively scheduled for Monday, Sept. 29th. In the event of simultaneous or overlapping tie-breaker games, TNT would provide national coverage.
Source: Major League Baseball