UPDATE: WIth the Rangers beating the Rays 5-1 in Game 5 of their ALDS, here is the updated schedule for the League Championship Series
The following is the national broadcast schedule for the American League and the National League Championship Series. TBS will provide national coverage of the American League Championship Series between the New York Yankees and the winner of the Tampa Bay Rays vs. Texas Rangers Division Series, and FOX Sports will provide national coverage of the National League Championship Series between the Philadelphia Phillies and the San Francisco Giants.
ESPN Radio will provide complete coverage of all League Championship Series games, and additional live coverage will be provided by XM Radio, MLB International and MLB.com.
Date Game Network First Pitch (ET)
Fri., Oct. 15th
- ALCS Game 1, NYY @ TEX TBS 8:07 p.m.
Sat., Oct. 16th
- ALCS Game 2, NYY @ TEXÂ TBS 4:07 p.m.
- NLCS Game 1, SF @ PHI FOX 7:57 p.m.
Sun., Oct. 17th
- NLCS Game 2, SF @ PHI FOX 8:19 p.m.
Mon., Oct. 18th
- ALCS Game 3, TEX @ NYY TBS 8:07 p.m.
Tues., Oct. 19th
- NLCS Game 3, PHI @ SF FOX 4:19 p.m.
- ALCS Game 4, TEX @ NYY TBS 8:07 p.m.
Wed., Oct. 20th
- ALCS Game 5*, TEX @ NYY TBS 4:07 p.m.
- NLCS Game 4, PHI @ SF FOX 7:57 p.m.
Thurs., Oct. 21st
- NLCS Game 5*, PHI @ SF FOX 7:57 p.m.
Fri., Oct. 22nd
- ALCS Game 6*, NYY @ TEX TBS 8:07 p.m.
Sat., Oct. 23rd
- NLCS Game 6*, SF @ PHI FOX 3:57 p.m.^
- ALCS Game 7*, NYY @ TEX TBS 8:07 p.m.
Sun., Oct. 24th
- NLCS Game 7*, SF @ PHI FOX 7:57 p.m.
* indicates if necessary.
^ If ALCS is complete, then NLCS Game 6 will shift to 7:57 p.m. (ET).
Please note that the schedule above is tentative and subject to change based on postponed and/or suspended games.
Source: Major League Baseball
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