2022 MLB playoffs: Schedule, game times, TV channel, live stream, format with Mets-Padres on Sunday night

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Major League Baseball’s 2022 postseason is right here. The MLB common season wrapped up Wednesday and the expanded, 12-team playoffs get underway on Friday with the best-of-three Wild Card Series. Three groups have already punched their tickets to the following spherical: the Guardians, Mariners and Phillies all finished two-game sweeps on Saturday, getting rid of the Rays, Blue Jays and Cardinals within the procedure. There’s just one spot left up for grabs in baseball’s model of the quarterfinals, and it is going to be made up our minds Sunday night because the Mets host the Padres in a winner-take-all Game 3.

This is the biggest playoff box ever for a complete, 162-game season, and you’ll learn extra on the brand new format right here.

The 2022 MLB postseason will stretch past October. Game 4 of the 2022 World Series is scheduled for Tuesday, Nov. 1, so that may be a assured date. Game 7 of the World Series is scheduled for Saturday, Nov. 5. It will be the newest World Series game in MLB historical past. Because the primary week of the common season was once postponed because of the house owners’ lockout, each and every crew had 3 make-up video games added to the tip in their agenda. 

Here are every other issues to find out about this yr’s postseason agenda:

  • The best-of-three Wild Card Series shall be performed on 3 consecutive days. There is not any off-day throughout the sequence.
  • There aren’t any off days between Games 4 and 5 of the LDS, or between Games 5 and six of the LCS. Travel can be a nightmare will have to groups on reverse coasts meet.
  • The World Series follows the standard 2-3-2 format with off-days between Games 2 and three, and Games 5 and six.

Below is the entire 2022 MLB postseason agenda, together with broadcast data. Games on ESPN, ESPN2, ABC, Fox and FS1 will also be streamed on fuboTV (check out at no cost). Do be aware game occasions on Sunday, Oct. 9 are topic to modify.

Wild Card Series (best-of-three)

Friday, Oct. 7

Game 1: Guardians vs. Rays

CLE 2, TB 1

ESPN

Game 1: Cardinals vs. Phillies

PHI 6, STL 3

ABC

Game 1: Blue Jays vs. Mariners

SEA 4, TOR 0

ESPN

Game 1: Mets vs. Padres

SD 7, NYM 1

ESPN

Saturday, Oct. 8

Game 2: Guardians vs. Rays

CLE 1, TB 0

ESPN2

Game 2: Blue Jays vs. Mariners

SEA 10, TOR 9

ESPN

Game 2: Mets vs. Padres

NYM 7, SD 3

ESPN

Game 2: Cardinals vs. Phillies

PHI 2, STL 0

ESPN2

Sunday, Oct. 9

Game 3: Mets vs. Padres

7:07 p.m. ET

ESPN

League Division Series (best-of-five)

Tuesday, Oct. 11

Game 1: Braves vs. Phillies

Fox or FS1

Game 1: Dodgers vs. TBD

Fox or FS1

Game 1: Yankees vs. Guardians

TBS

Game 1: Astros vs. Mariners

TBS

Wednesday., Oct. 12

Game 2: Braves vs. Phillies

Fox or FS1

Game 2: Dodgers vs. TBD

Fox or FS1

Thursday, Oct. 13

Game 2: Yankees vs. Guardians

TBS

Game 2: Astros vs. Mariners

TBS

Friday, Oct. 14

Game 3: Braves vs. Phillies

FS1

Game 3: Dodgers vs. TBD

FS1

Saturday, Oct. 15

Game 4: Braves vs. Phillies (if nec.)

FS1

Game 4: Dodgers vs. TBD (if nec.)

FS1

Game 3: Yankees vs. Guardians

TBS

Game 3: Astros vs. Mariners

TBS

Sunday, Oct. 16

Game 4: Yankees vs. Guardians (if nec.)

TBS

Game 4: Astros vs. Mariners 4 (if nec.)

TBS

Game 5: Braves vs. Phillies (if nec.)

FS1

Game 5: Dodgers vs. TBD (if nec.)

FS1

Monday, Oct. 17

Game 5: Yankees vs. Guardians (if nec.)

TBS

Game 5: Astros vs. Mariners (if nec.)

TBS

League Championship Series (best-of-seven)

Tuesday, Oct. 18

NLCS, Game 1

Fox or FS1

Wednesday, Oct. 19

NLCS, Game 2

Fox or FS1

ALCS, Game 1

TBS

Thursday, Oct. 20

ALCS, Game 2

TBS

Friday, Oct. 21

NLCS, Game 3

FS1

Saturday, Oct. 22

NLCS, Game 4

Fox or FS1

ALCS, Game 3

TBS

Sunday, Oct. 23

NLCS, Game 5 (if nec.)

FS1

ALCS, Game 4

TBS

Monday, Oct. 24

NLCS, Game 6 (if nec.)

FS1

ALCS, Game 5 (if nec.)

TBS

Tuesday, Oct. 25

NLCS, Game 7 (if nec.)

Fox and FS1

ALCS, Game 6 (if nec.)

TBS

Wednesday, Oct. 26

ALCS, Game 7 (if nec.)

TBS

World Series (best-of-seven)

Friday, Oct. 28

Game 1

Fox

Saturday, Oct. 29

Game 2

Fox

Sunday, Oct. 30

Travel Day

Monday, Oct. 31

Game 3

Fox

Tuesday., Nov. 1

Game 4

Fox

Wednesday, Nov. 2

Game 5 (if nec.)

Fox

Thursday, Nov. 3

Travel Day

Friday, Nov. 4

Game 6 (if nec.)

Fox

Saturday, Nov. 5

Game 7 (if nec.)

Fox

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