Major League Baseball on Thursday morning set the beginning instances for the Orioles’ first three playoff video games in opposition to the Texas Rangers within the American League Division Series.
After the Orioles’ 1:03 p.m. recreation on Saturday, a time that was set to keep away from conflicting with the Billy Joel and Stevie Nicks live performance on the neighboring M&T Bank Stadium that evening, Camden Yards will host Game 2 of the best-of-five sequence on Sunday at 4:07 p.m.
The late-afternoon begin time permits Baltimore followers to observe each the Ravens’ 1 p.m. recreation in Pittsburgh in opposition to the Steelers and the Orioles’ playoff recreation.
After a time without work Monday, Game 3 in Arlington, Texas, on Tuesday will start at 8:03 p.m. EST. MLB didn’t launch begin instances for the if-necessary Games 4 and 5 on Wednesday at Globe Life Field and Friday at Oriole Park, respectively.
Games 1 and a couple of can be televised on Fox Sports 1. Game 3 can be on Fox.
The Orioles, the AL’s prime seed with a 101-61 regular-season document, earned a bye for the wild-card spherical. The Rangers, in the meantime, swept the Tampa Bay Rays in two video games to earn a spot within the ALDS.
On Saturday, the Minnesota Twins and Houston Astros will begin Game 1 of their ALDS at 4:45 p.m. EST. The opening video games of the National League Division Series can be at 6:07 p.m. between the Philadelphia Phillies and Atlanta Braves, and 9:20 p.m. EST between the Arizona Diamondbacks and Los Angeles Dodgers.
The solely different playoff recreation on Sunday is Game 2 between the Twins and Astros at 8:03 p.m. EST. The NLDS will proceed Monday with the identical begin instances as their video games Saturday. Before Game 3 between the Orioles and Rangers on Tuesday, the Twins and Astros begin theirs at 4:07 p.m.
Here’s all the pieces else it is advisable find out about what the postseason might appear to be for the Orioles.
If the Orioles beat the Rangers, when would the ALCS be? What concerning the World Series?
The best-of-seven ALCS will start Oct. 15. If the Orioles win the ALDS, Games 1, 2, 6 and seven — the final two if wanted — can be at Camden Yards on Oct. 15 to 16 and Oct. 22 to 23. Games 3, 4 and 5 (if needed) can be on the highway Oct. 19 to 21.
There is a possible battle Oct. 22, a Sunday, with the Ravens’ dwelling recreation at M&T Bank Stadium in opposition to the Detroit Lions at 1 p.m. Game 6 of the ALCS, if wanted, is the one playoff contest scheduled for that day. With the Ravens recreation within the afternoon, it’s doubtless a Game 6 at Camden Yards can be within the night.
The World Series is scheduled to start Oct. 27, with a possible Game 7 on Nov. 4. Home-field benefit within the Fall Classic is set by regular-season document. The Orioles have a greater document than each NL staff apart from the Atlanta Braves (104-58).
If that holds and the Orioles had been to play the Braves within the World Series, Camden Yards would host Games 3, 4 and 5 (if needed) on Oct. 30 to 31 and Nov. 1 for what can be the primary World Series video games ever performed on the park. However, if Baltimore has a greater document than the NL champion, Oriole Park would host Games 1, 2, 6 and seven — the final two if wanted — on Oct. 27 to twenty-eight and Nov. 3 to 4.
How can I purchase Orioles tickets?
For ticket updates, the Orioles directed followers to orioles.com/postseason.
“Birdland” members, who buy premium packages, had the primary alternative to purchase tickets, and particular person ticket gross sales adopted.
Like different MLB groups, the Orioles use SeatGeek as their official fan-to-fan ticket gross sales web site.
Which tv community will broadcast Orioles playoff video games?
The ALDS can be carried by Fox and Fox Sports 1. Games 1 and a couple of can be televised on FS1; Game 3 is on Fox. If the Orioles advance, the ALCS can be proven on the identical networks.
Fox can be carrying the World Series.