Wild-card round, divisional series, ALCS, NLCS, World Series dates, times, TV information

Following a truncated 60-game regular season, the Major League Baseball playoffs will feature an expanded, 16-team field.

October madness? Here’s how MLB’s wild postseason will work

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Following the completion of the wild-card series at the home fields of the higher seeds, the divisional round, league championship series and World Series will be played in bubble locations. Those locations are:



a person that is standing in the dark: Boston Red Sox players hoist the Commissioner's Trophy after defeating the Los Angeles Dodgers in the 2018 World Series.


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Boston Red Sox players hoist the Commissioner’s Trophy after defeating the Los Angeles Dodgers in the 2018 World Series.

NLDS: Globe Life Field in Arlington, Texas, and Minute Maid Park in Houston

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ALDS: Petco Park in San Diego and Dodger Stadium in Los Angeles

NLCS: Globe Life Field

ALCS: Petco Park

World Series: Globe Life Field

Here is the complete schedule for the 2020 MLB playoffs, including game times and television information (all time ET):

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DIVISIONAL SERIES

ALDS: RAYS vs. YANKEES at Petco Park, San Diego

ALDS: ASTROS vs. ATHLETICS at Dodger Stadium in Los Angeles

NLDS: DODGERS vs. PADRES at Globe Life Field, Arlington, Texas

NLDS: BRAVES vs. MARLINS at Minute Maid Park, Houston

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ALCS: Rays bring big bats and arms to matchup with Astros

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WILD-CARD ROUND

American League

Houston Astros (6) at Minnesota Twins (3)

Chicago White Sox (7) at Oakland A’s (2)

Toronto Blue Jays (8) at Tampa Bay Rays (1)

New York Yankees (5) at Cleveland Indians (4)

National League

Cincinnati Reds (7) at Atlanta Braves (2)

Miami Marlins (6) at Chicago Cubs (3)

St. Louis Cardinals (5) at San Diego Padres (4)

Milwaukee Brewers (8) at Los Angeles Dodgers (1)

  • Game 1: Dodgers 4, Brewers 2
  • Game 2: Dodgers 3, Brewers 0 (Dodgers win series 2-0)

LEAGUE CHAMPIONSHIP SERIES

ALCS: ASTROS vs. RAYS at Petco Park, San Diego

  • Game 1: Sunday, 7:37 p.m. (TBS)
  • Game 2: Monday, 4:07 p.m. (TBS)
  • Game 3: Tuesday (TBS)
  • Game 4: Wednesday (TBS)
  • Game 5: Oct. 15 (TBS)*
  • Game 6: Oct. 16 (TBS)*
  • Game 7: Oct. 17 (TBS)*

NLCS: BRAVES vs. DODGERS at Globe Life Field, Arlington, Texas

  • Game 1: Monday, 8:08 p.m. (FOX)
  • Game 2: Tuesday (FOX/FS1)
  • Game 3: Wednesday (FOX/FS1)
  • Game 4: Oct. 15 (FOX/FS1)
  • Game 5: Oct. 16 (FOX/FS1)*
  • Game 6: Oct. 17 (FOX/FS1)*
  • Game 7: Oct. 18 (FOX/FS1)*

WORLD SERIES 

ALCS winner vs. NLCS winner at Globe Life Field, Arlington, Texas

  • Game 1: Oct. 20 (FOX)
  • Game 2: Oct. 21 (FOX)
  • Game 3: Oct. 23 (FOX)
  • Game 4: Oct. 24 (FOX)
  • Game 5: Oct. 25 (FOX)*
  • Game 6: Oct. 27 (FOX)*
  • Game 7: Oct. 28 (FOX)*

This article originally appeared on USA TODAY: 2020 MLB playoff schedule: Wild-card round, divisional series, ALCS, NLCS, World Series dates, times, TV information

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