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MLB Network to offer Free Post Season Oct. 3-10

Nothing beats watching playoff baseball during October. To get you in the spirit, the MLB Network is offering a free preview Oct. 3-10, during the first week of the Post Season.

There will be two games on the MLB Network during the free preview week. The first game will be the National League Division Series game between the Atlanta Braves and the Los Angeles Dodgers in Los Angeles at 7:37 p.m. (CST) on Thursday, Oct. 4. The second game will be Game 3 of the National League Division Series on Sunday, Oct. 7, 3:37 p.m. (CST) with the Colorado Rockies playing the Milwaukee Brewers in Milwaukee.

The entire playoff schedule during the free preview week is the following:

Times are listed in Central Standard Time:

The American League Wild Card game will kick off the free preview on Wednesday, Oct. 3. The Oakland Athletics will play the New York Yankees in New York at 7:05 p.m. on TBS.

Game One of the NLDS A is on Thursday, Oct. 4, 4:07 p.m. with the Colorado Rockies playing the Milwaukee Brewers in Milwaukee on FS1.
Game One of the NLDS B, Thursday, Oct. 4, 7:37 p.m., with Braves @ the Dodgers on MLB Network.

Game Two of the NLDS A, Friday, Oct. 5, 3:15 p.m. with Rockies @ Brewers on FS1.
Game Two of the NLDS B, Friday, Oct. 5, 8:37 p.m. with Braves vs. Dodgers on FS1.

Game One of the ALDS A, Friday, Oct. 5, 6:32 p.m. with Athletics or Yankees @ Boston Red Sox on TBS.
Game One of the ALDS B, Friday, Oct. 5, 1:05 p.m. with Cleveland Indians @ Houston Astros on TBS.

Game Two of the ALDS A, Saturday, Oct. 6, 7:15 p.m. with. Athletics or Yankees @ Boston on TBS.
Game Two of the ALDS B, Saturday, Oct. 6, 3:37 p.m. with Cleveland @ Houston on TBS.

Game Three of the NLDS A, Sunday, Oct. 7, 3:37 p.m. with Brewers @ Rockies on MLB Network.
Game Three of the NLDS B, Sunday, Oct. 7, 7:07 p.m. with Dodgers @ Braves on FS1.

*Game Four of the NLDS A, Monday, Oct. 8 with Brewers @ Rockies on TBS.
*Game Four of the NLDS B, Monday, Oct. 8 with Dodgers @ Braves on FS1.

Game Three of the ALDS A, Monday, Oct. 8 with Red Sox @ Athletics or Yankees on TBS.
Game Three of the ALDS B, Monday, Oct. 8 with Astros @ Cleveland on TBS.

*Game Four of the ALDS A, Tuesday, Oct. 9 with Red Sox @ Athletics or Yankees on TBS.
*Game Four of the ALDS B, Tuesday, Oct. 9 with Astros @ Cleveland on TBS.

*Game Five of the NLDS A, Wednesday, Oct. 10 with Rockies @ Brewers on FS1.
*Game Four of the NLDS B, Wednesday, Oct. 10 with Braves @ Dodgers on FS1.

The Pennant Series kicks off Oct. 12 and the World Series gets into gear on Oct. 23.

Check your channel guide for channel information.

 

 

ESPN’s college football preview

ESPN’s college football preview

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Olympic Bound: Kent Callister

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The Olympic Channel to showcase unlikely athletes at Winter Olympics

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The PyeongChang Winter Olympics kick off

The PyeongChang Winter Olympics kick off

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Comprehensive live Winter Olympic coverage

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Finger-food recipes for Super Bowl LII

Finger-food recipes for Super Bowl LII

Host a spectacular Super Bowl party with game-day recipes for crowd-pleasing finger foods and easy appetizers like chicken wings, dips, cheese balls and more. Check out these fun recipes from The Food Network. Charleston Cheese Dip by Trisha Yearwood Ingredients 1/2 cup of mayonnaise 1 cup of grated sharp Cheddar cheese 1/2 cup of Monterey… Continue Reading