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NLCS start times announced for remainder of series

Divisional Series - Los Angeles Dodgers v Arizona Diamondbacks - Game Three Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images

LOS ANGELES — Major League Baseball announced start times for the remainder of the League Championship Series round, with the Dodgers and Cubs NLCS getting night games in three of the four potential days with two games.

The middle three games at Wrigley Field will start at 6:01 p.m. PT, 6:01 p.m., and 5:08 p.m. on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, respectively. Wednesday’s Game 4 will shift to 5:08 p.m. should the American League Championship Series between the Astros and Yankees end in a sweep.

Game 1 on Saturday will start at 5:08 p.m., and Sunday’s Game 2 at 4:38 p.m. at Dodger Stadium.

Game 6, if necessary, will start at 1:08 p.m. at Dodger Stadium, though if the ALCS ends before seven games, the NLCS will shift to a 5:08 p.m. start.

The NLCS will be televised by TBS, with Brian Anderson, Ron Darling and Sam Ryan on the call.

NLCS schedule

Game Date Location Time (PT) TV
Game Date Location Time (PT) TV
Game 1 Sat, Oct 14 Dodger Stadium 5:08 p.m. TBS
Game 2 Sun, Oct 15 Dodger Stadium 4:38 p.m. TBS
Game 3 Tue, Oct 17 Wrigley Field 6:01 p.m. TBS
Game 4 Wed, Oct 18 Wrigley Field 6:01 p.m.# TBS
Game 5* Thu, Oct 19 Wrigley Field 5:08 p.m. TBS
Game 6* Sat, Oct 21 Dodger Stadium 1:08 p.m.^ TBS
Game 7* Sun, Oct 22 Dodger Stadium 4:38 p.m. TBS
*if necessary #if ALCS ends in a sweep, NLCS Game 4 shifts to 5:08 p.m. PT; ^if no ALCS Game 7, NLCS Game 6 starts at 5:08 p.m. PT