LCS start times finalized by MLB
NL begins Thursday night on TBS; AL Friday night on FOX
The League Championship Series matchups are set, and now the start times are, too.
Major League Baseball on Tuesday finalized schedules for the National League Championship Series between the Dodgers and Phillies and the American League Championship Series between the Angels and Yankees. Up first is the NLCS, which begins Thursday at 8:07 p.m. ET at Dodger Stadium and will air on TBS. The ALCS follows on Friday, with a 7:57 p.m. ET first pitch at Yankee Stadium on FOX.
The entire schedule is subject to change (all times ET):
Thursday, Oct. 15
NLCS Game 1, Phillies at Dodgers, 8:07 p.m., TBS
Friday, Oct. 16
NLCS Game 2, Phillies at Dodgers, 4:07 p.m., TBS
ALCS Game 1, Angels at Yankees, 7:57 p.m., FOX
Saturday, Oct. 17
ALCS Game 2, Angels at Yankees, 7:57 p.m., FOX
Sunday, Oct. 18
NLCS Game 3, Dodgers at Phillies, 8:07 p.m., TBS
Monday, Oct. 19
ALCS Game 3, Yankees at Angels, 4:13 p.m., FOX
NLCS Game 4, Dodgers at Phillies, 8:07 p.m., TBS
Tuesday, Oct. 20
ALCS Game 4, Yankees at Angels, 7:57 p.m., FOX
Wednesday, Oct. 21
NLCS Game 5, Dodgers at Phillies, 8:07 p.m., TBS*
Thursday, Oct. 22
ALCS Game 5, Yankees at Angels, 7:57 p.m., FOX*
Friday, Oct. 23
NLCS Game 6, Phillies at Dodgers, 8:07 p.m., TBS*
Saturday, Oct. 24
ALCS Game 6, Angels at Yankees, 4:13 p.m., FOX*^
NLCS Game 7, Phillies at Dodgers, 8:07 p.m., TBS*
Sunday, Oct. 25
ALCS Game 7, Angels at Yankees, 8:20 p.m., FOX*
* -- if necessary
^ -- if NLCS is complete, then ALCS Game 6 will shift to prime time.
Adam McCalvy is a reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.