MLB Postseason 2019 TV Schedule: Dates, Times, How To Watch

The 2019 MLB Postseason is in full swing.

Following a late-season win against the Cleveland Indians, the Washington Nationals kicked off the hunt for October with a thrilling comeback victory to beat the Brewers in the NL Wild Card Game, advancing to the NL Divisional Series to face the Los Angeles Dodgers, winners of the NL West.

The Dodgers hosted the Nationals for Game 1Game 2 and Game 5. The Nationals hosted Game 3 and Game 4. The Nationals advanced to face the St. Louis Cardinals in the NL Championship Series.

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After a 2-0 victory in Game 1, Washington is out to a 1-0 series lead. Game 2 is set for Saturday, Oct. 12, and all seven games (if necessary) will air on TBS.

In the American League playoff bracket. the Tampa Bay Rays eliminated the Oakland Athletics in the AL Wild Card Game, setting up a AL Divisional Series matchup with the Houston Astros, the winners of the AL West. The Astros needed five games to do it, but they beat the Rays and advanced to the AL Championship Series to face the New York Yankees. The Yankees, winners of the AL East, swept the Minnesota Twins in three games.

The ALCS begins on Saturday, Oct. 12 and all seven games (if necessary) will air on either FOX or FS1.

While many specific times and locations have yet to be confirmed, here's everything you need to know heading into October. 

2019 MLB postseason schedule:

2019 MLB Wild Card:

Tuesday, Oct. 1:
- Brewers @ Nationals, 8:08 p.m. ET. TV Channel: TBS (Nationals win 4-3)

Wednesday, Oct. 2:
- Rays @ Athletics, 8:09 p.m. ET. TV Channel: ESPN (Rays win 5-1)

2019 MLB American League and National League Divisional Series (Best of five series):

Thursday, Oct.3:
- NLDS A, Game 1: Cardinals @ Braves Game 1. 5:00 p.m. ET. TV Channel: TBS (Cardinals win 7-6. 1-0)
- NLDS B, Game 1: Nationals @ Dodgers. 8:37 p.m. ET. TV Channel: TBS (Dodgers win 6-0. 1-0)

Friday, Oct. 4:
- ALDS A, Game 1: Rays @ Astros. 2:05 p.m. ET. TV Channel: FS1 (Astros win 2-6. 1-0)
- NLDS A, Game 2: Cardinals @ Braves. 4:30 p.m. ET. TV Channel: TBS (Braves 3-0. 1-1)
- ALDS B, Game 1: Twins @ Yankees. 7:00 p.m. ET. TV Channel: MLBN (Yankees 10-4. 1-0)
- NLDS B, Game 2: Nationals @ Dodgers. 9:37 p.m. ET. TV Channel: TBS (Nationals 4-2. 1-1)



Saturday, Oct. 5:
- ALDS B, Game 2: Twins @ Yankees. 5:00 p.m. ET. TV Channel: FS1 (Yankees 8-2. 2-0)
- ALDS A, Game 2: Rays @ Astros. 9:07 p.m. ET. TV Channel: FS1 (Astros 3-1. 2-0)

Sunday, Oct. 6:
- NLDS A, Game 3: Braves @ Cardinals. 4:10 p.m. ET. TV Channel: TBS (Braves 3-1. 2-1)
- NLDS B, Game 3: Dodgers @ Nationals. 7:45 p.m. ET.  TV Channel: TBS (Dodgers 10-4. 2-1)

Monday, Oct. 7:
- ALDS A, Game 3: Astros @ Rays. 1:05 p.m. ET. TV Channel: FS1 or MLBN (Rays 10-3. 1-2)
- ALDS B, Game 3: Yankees @ Twins. 8:40 p.m. ET. TV Channel: FS1 or MLBN (Yankees 5-1. 3-0)
- NDLS A, Game 4*: Braves @ Cardinals. 3:07 p.m. ET. TV Channel: TBS (St. Louis 5-4. 2-2)
- NLDS B, Game 4*: Dodgers @ Nationals. 6:40 p.m. ET. TV Channel: TBS (Nationals 6-1. 2-2)



Tuesday, Oct. 8:
- ALDS A, Game 4*: Astros @ Rays. 4:15 p.m. ET. TV Channel: FS1 (Rays 4-1. 2-2)

Wednesday, Oct. 9:
- NLDS A, Game 5*: Cardinals @ Braves. 5:02 p.m. ET. TV Channel: TBS (St. Louis 13-1. 3-2)
- NLDS B Game 5*: Nationals @ Dodgers. 8:37 p.m. ET. TV Channel: TBS (Nationals 7-3. 3-2)

Thursday, Oct. 10:
- ALDS A, Game 5*: Rays @ Astros. 8:37 p.m. ET. TV Channel: FS1 (Astros 6-1. 3-2)

2019 MLB American League and National League Championship Series (Best of seven series):

Friday, Oct. 11:
- NLCS Game 1: Nationals @ Cardinals. 8:08 p.m. ET. TV Channel: TBS (Nationals 2-0. 1-0)

Saturday, Oct. 12:
- NLCS Game 2: Nationals @ Cardinals. 4:08 p.m. ET. TV Channel: TBS.
- ALCS Game 1. 8:08 p.m. ET. TV Channel: FOX.

Sunday, Oct. 13:
- ALCS Game 2. Yankees @ Astros. 8:08 p.m. ET. TV Channel: FS1.

Monday, Oct. 14:
- NLCS Game 3. Cardinals @ Nationals. 7:38 p.m. ET. TV Channel: TBS.

Tuesday, Oct. 15:
- ALCS Game 3. Astros @ Yankees. 4:08 p.m. ET. TV Channel: FS1.
- NLCS Game 4. Cardinals @ Nationals. 8:05 p.m. ET. TV Channel: TBS.

Wednesday, Oct. 16:
- NLCS Game 5*: Cardinals @ Nationals. 4:08 p.m. ET. TV Channel: TBS.
- ALCS Game 4. Astros @ Yankees. 8:08 p.m. ET. TV Channel: FS1.

Thursday, Oct. 17:
- ALCS Game 5*. Astros @ Yankees. 8:08 p.m. ET. TV Channel: FS1.

Friday, Oct. 18:
- NLCS Game 6*. Nationals @ Cardinals. 8:08 p.m. ET. TV Channel: TBS.

Saturday, Oct. 19:
- ALCS Game 6*. Yankees @ Astros. 4:08 p.m. ET. (8:08 p.m. if NLCS is over). TV Channel: FS1.
- NLCS Game 7*. Nationals @ Cardinals. 8:08 p.m. ET. TV Channel: TBS.

Sunday, Oct. 20:
- ALCS Game 7*. Yankees @ Astros. 7:38 p.m. ET. TV Channel: FS1.

2019 MLB World Series (Games 1-2, 6-7 at club with better record. Best of 5. Times TBD): 

Tuesday, Oct. 22:
- Game 1: AL v. NL.
- TV Channel: FOX.

Wednesday, Oct. 23:
- Game 2: AL v. NL.
- TV Channel: FOX.

Friday, Oct. 25:
- Game 3: AL v. NL.
- TV Channel: FOX.

Saturday, Oct. 26:
- Game 4: AL v. NL.
- TV Channel: FOX.

Sunday, Oct. 27:
- Game 5*: AL v. NL.
- TV Channel: FOX.

Tuesday, Oct. 29:
- Game 6*: AL v. NL.
- TV Channel: FOX.

Wednesday, Oct. 30:
- Game 7*: AL v. NL.
- TV Channel: FOX.
*If necessary 


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