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Afternoon baseball scheduled at Dodger Stadium

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LOS ANGELES — Now that the Wild Card round is over and the Division Series teams are set, MLB released start times for the remainder of the first round.

The Dodgers’ first home game of the series against the Nationals, Game 3 on Monday at Dodger Stadium, will start at 1:08 p.m. PT if there are three or four games on that day, or 3:08 p.m. if both ALDS end with sweeps.

Game 4, if necessary, will be played at 5:08 p.m. on Tuesday if the Cubs-Giants NLDS ends in a sweep, or 2:05 p.m. otherwise.

Should the series return to Washington D.C. for Game 5, that would start at 5:08 p.m. if it is the only game that day, or 2:05 p.m. should the Cubs and Giants also get pushed to a fifth game.

Game 3 will be televised by MLB Network, with Fox Sports 1 broadcasting the other four games.

Here is the full NLDS schedule:

Game 1: Friday, Oct. 7, 2:38 p.m. (Fox Sports 1)
at Nationals Park | Clayton Kershaw vs. Max Scherzer

Game 2: Saturday, Oct. 8, 1:08 p.m. (Fox Sports 1)
at Nationals Park | Rich Hill vs. Tanner Roark

Game 3: Monday, Oct. 10, 1:08 p.m. or 3:08 p.m. (MLB Network)
at Dodger Stadium | Kenta Maeda vs. Gio Gonzalez

Game 4*: Tuesday, Oct. 11, 2:05 p.m. or 5:08 p.m. (Fox Sports 1)
at Dodger Stadium | TBD vs. TBD

Game 5*: Thursday, Oct. 13, 2:05 p.m. or 5:08 p.m. (Fox Sports 1)
at Nationals Park | TBD vs. TBD

*if necessary