LOS ANGELES -- Earlier on Sunday the Dodgers found out they would play the Braves in the National League Division Series, beginning Thursday in Atlanta. Now, they know when as game times were announced for the first two contests.
The Dodgers and Braves will play Game 1 at 5:37 PT on Thursday at Turner Field, and Game 2 will start at 3:07 p.m. PT on Friday. The rest of the game times will be announced at a later date.
The TBS broadcast crew for the NLDS is Ernie Johnson on play-by-play, Ron Darling and Cal Ripken as analysts, and Craig Sager reporting on-site.
The Braves haven't yet officially announced their starting rotation for the series but Atlanta will likely have Kris Medlen, Mike Minor and Julio Teheran, in that order, starts Games 1-3 per Mark Bowman and Eric Single of MLB.com. The Dodgers will counter with Clayton Kershaw, Zack Greinke and Hyun-jin Ryu.
Here is the full playoff schedule through Saturday, with all times PT and all games on TBS unless otherwise noted:
5:07 p.m. - Game 163: Rays at Rangers
5:07 p.m. - NL wild card game: Reds at Pirates
5:07 p.m. - AL wild card game: Rays/Rangers winner at Indians
2:07 p.m. - NLDS Game 1: Reds/Pirates winner at Cardinals
5:37 p.m. - NLDS Game 1: Dodgers at Braves
10:07 a.m. - NLDS Game 2: Reds/Pirates winner at Cardinals (MLB Network)
12:07 p.m. - ALDS Game 1: wild card winner at Red Sox
3:07 p.m. - NLDS Game 2: Dodgers at Braves
6:37 p.m. - ALDS Game 1: Tigers at Athletics
2:37 p.m. - ALDS Game 2: wild card winner at Red Sox
6:07 p.m. - ALDS Game 2: Tigers at Athletics