Angels have 6:37 p.m. PT start times
Assuming the Yankees choose the longer of the two American League Division Series and open at home on Wednesday against the survivor of Tuesday’s Tigers-Twins showdown, the Angels will kick off their series against the Red Sox on Thursday evening at 6:37 PT.
The game will be televised by TBS and carried on radio by ESPN.
Game 2 of the Angels-Red Sox series also would start at 6:37 p.m. PT on Friday evening. It too will be carried by TBS and ESPN radio.
If the Yankees choose the shorter series, the Angels and Red Sox would meet at 3:07 p.m. PT on Wednesday in Game 1. Game 2 would remain at 6:37 p.m. PT
The Yankees, by virtue of owning the league’s best record, have the option of choosing the longer or shorter of the two series. They have good reason to want to open on Wednesday, given the short turnaround it will be for the winner of Tuesday’s one-game playoff between the Tigers and Twins in Minnesota, which will be carried by TBS at 2:07 PT.
The Angels, with the AL’s best record last season, chose the longer series against the Red Sox.
In any case, the Angels’ John Lackey will face Jon Lester in Game 1.
How sure are you about that start time? Directv shows TBS showing the ALDS game 1 for Thursday starting at 11:30 PT with the NLDS games at 3:00 and 6:30 PT. I myself like your info better!
Scratch that last comment! I saw the link to your blog before I saw the new scheduling page. Thanks!
what time will the gates open?
The gates usually open two hours before game time…REVERSE “A” CURSE
I don’t know about you, but I can hardly count the days. I just have a feeling we’re going to take care of the Red Sox this year. I’m going to game 2! I can’t wait! Go Angels!!!