THE POSTSEASON REPORT: OCTOBER 15, 2013

by Bill Chuck on October 15, 2013

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ALCS2013AMERICAN LEAGUE CHAMPIONSHIP SERIES (FOX)

Detroit Tigers 1 Boston Red Sox 0
Detroit Tigers 5 Boston Red Sox 6

Tigers and Red Sox are tied in this best of seven series 1-1 – Home field advantage: Detroit

Tuesday, October 15 – GAME 3 at Comerica Park, Detroit, MI, 4:00 PM
Red Sox (John Lackey) at Tigers (Justin Verlander)

Meaningless info: Boston is 11-19 all-time in the third game of a postseason series (5-8 on road) and have dropped four straight Game 3’s beginning with the 2008 ALDS. The club is 2-7 all-time in the third game of an ALCS (1-4 on road). The Red Sox are 37-42 (.468) all-time in postseason road games, but 18-15 since 2003 (.545).

Wednesday, October 16 – GAME 4 at Comerica Park, Detroit, MI, 7:30 PM
Thursday, October 17 – GAME 5 at Comerica Park, Detroit, MI, 7:30 PM
*Saturday, October 19 – GAME 6 at Fenway Park, Boston, MA, 4:00 PM**
*Sunday, October 20 – GAME 7 at Fenway Park, Boston, MA, 7:00 PM
* If necessary
** Moves to 7:30 PM ET if the NLCS has concluded

NLCS2013NATIONAL LEAGUE CHAMPIONSHIP SERIES (TBS)

Los Angeles Dodgers 2 St. Louis Cardinals 3
Los Angeles Dodgers 0 St. Louis Cardinals 1
Los Angeles Dodgers 3 St. Louis Cardinals 0

Cardinals lead the best of seven series 2-1 – Home field advantage: St. Louis

Tuesday, Oct. 15, 8 p.m. – GAME 4: Cardinals at Dodgers
Cardinals (Lance Lynn) at Dodgers (Ricky Nolasco)

Hall of Fame Manager and Special Advisor to the Chairman Tommy Lasorda will throw the ceremonial first pitch.

Wednesday, Oct. 16, 4 p.m. – GAME 5: Cardinals at Dodgers

Friday, Oct. 18, 8:30 p.m. – GAME 6*: Dodgers at Cardinals

Saturday, Oct. 19, 8:30 p.m. – GAME 7*: Dodgers at Cardinals

*If Necessary

MLB-2013-World-Series-Logo-e1380571058109WORLD SERIES (FOX)

Wednesday, Oct. 23

Game 1: National League champion at American League champion

Thursday, Oct. 24

Game 2: National League champion at American League champion

Saturday, Oct. 26

Game 3: American League champion at National League champion

Sunday, Oct. 27

Game 4: American League champion at National League champion

Monday, Oct. 28

Game 5: American League champion at National League champion*

Wednesday, Oct. 30

Game 6: National League champion at American League champion*

Thursday, Oct. 31

Game 7: National League champion at American League champion*

* If necessary

Times to be announced; all times listed ET

ESPN Radio will carry every postseason game, and live-streamed on ESPNRadio.com.

How we got here

NL Wild Card play-in

Pirates 6 – Reds 2

AL Wild Card play-in

Tampa Bay Rays 4, Cleveland Indians 0

NL Division Series

Dodgers wins the NLDS, 3-1

  • Game 1: Los Angeles Dodgers 6 Atlanta Braves 1
  • Game 2: Los Angeles Dodgers 3 Atlanta Braves 4
  • Game 3: Los Angeles Dodgers 13 Atlanta Braves 6
  • Game 4: Los Angeles Dodgers 4 Atlanta Braves 3

St. Louis wins the NLDS, 3-2

  • Game 1: Pittsburgh 1 St. Louis Cardinals 9
  • Game 2: Pittsburgh 7 St. Louis Cardinals 1
  • Game 3: Pittsburgh 5 St. Louis Cardinals 3
  • Game 4: Pittsburgh 1 St. Louis Cardinals 2
  • Game 5: Pittsburgh 1 St. Louis Cardinals 6

AL Division Series

Boston wins ALDS, 3-1

  • Game 1: Rays 2 Boston Red Sox 12
  • Game 2: Rays 4 Boston Red Sox 7
  • Game 3: Rays 5 Boston Red Sox 4
  • Game 4: Rays 1 Boston Red Sox 3

Detroit wins ALDS, 3-2

  • Game 1: Detroit Tigers 3 at Oakland A’s 2
  • Game 2: Detroit Tigers 0 at Oakland A’s 1
  • Game 3: Detroit Tigers 3 at Oakland A’s 5
  • Game 4: Detroit Tigers 8 at Oakland A’s 6
  • Game 5: Detroit Tigers 3 at Oakland A’s 0

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