Giants vs. Dodgers schedule: MLB playoffs live stream, TV channel, start times for NLDS matchup

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The arch competitor San Francisco Giants and Los Angeles Dodgers start their best-of-five NLDS on Friday at Oracle Park in San Francisco. 

This marks the very first time in the contemporary age — i.e., 1900 onward — that the Dodgers and Giants franchises have actually fulfilled in the postseason. It’s likewise a real clash of titans, as the Giants throughout the routine season went 107-55 and ended up a video game ahead of the 106-56 Dodgers. This NLDS now owns the record for a lot of integrated wins, 213, by 2 groups conference in a playoff series. It’s likewise the very first time that 2 groups winning a minimum of 105 video games each throughout the routine season have actually fulfilled in the playoffs.

As for how they got here, the Giants broke the Dodgers’ streak of 8 straight department titles, and the Dodgers eked out a thrilling win over the Cardinals in the NL Wild Card Game. 

Below, you’ll discover all you require to understand about the NLDS — the dates and times of each video game, in addition to the probables and the tv providers. 

Game 1 – Fri., Oct. 8

9:37 p.m. ET

RHP Walker Buehler (16-4, 2.47 AGE) vs. Logan Webb (11-3, 3.03 AGE)

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Game 2 – Sat., Oct. 9

9:07 p.m. ET

LHP Julio Urías (20-3, 2.96 AGE) vs. RHP Kevin Gausman (14-6, 2.81 AGE)

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Game 3 – Mon., Oct 11

9:37 p.m. ET

TBA vs. TBA

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Game 4 – Mon, Oct. 12*

9:07 p.m. ET

TBA vs. TBA

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Game 5 – Wed., Oct. 14*

9:07 p.m. ET

TBA vs. TBA

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*if essential

The Dodgers ended up the routine season with a much better run differential than the Giants, plus-269 to plus-210. That plus the Dodgers’ noteworthy due date additions — Trea Turner and Max Scherzer — suggest you can argue that L.A. has the more powerful lineup on paper. That stated, the Dodger rotation today is missing out on Clayton Kershaw, who’s out for the whole postseason with an elbow injury. As well, that rotation isn’t lined up efficiently, as Max Scherzer began Wednesday’s Wild Card Game. Infielder Max Muncy (elbow) is likewise not likely to be readily available for the Dodgers in the series. On the Giants’ side of things, initially baseman Brandon Belt (thumb) most likely will not have the ability to play in this series. 

Whatever the specifics, this one figures to be an extremely extreme and extremely engaging postseason clash. Fittingly, the Giants won the season series by the narrow margin of 10-9, however the Dodgers outscored them in those video games by the likewise narrow margin of 80-78. 

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