World Series Broadcast Schedule Announced

October 18th, 2020

Major League Baseball tonight announced the broadcast schedule for the 2020 World Series. The 116th edition of Baseball’s Fall Classic will begin on Tuesday at new Globe Life Field in Arlington, Texas on FOX.

The World Series will feature either the Houston Astros or the Tampa Bay Rays representing the American League vs. either the Atlanta Braves or the Los Angeles Dodgers representing the National League. The order of priority for the home team designation to bat last in Games 1-2 and 6-7 of the World Series is as follows: 1) Dodgers; 2) Rays; 3) Braves; 4) Astros.

ESPN Radio will provide live national coverage of all games of the Fall Classic. FOX Sports will be the exclusive television broadcaster of the 2020 World Series. All games telecast on FOX will be available to MLB.TV subscribers who are authenticated subscribers to the applicable network through a participating pay TV provider. MLB Network will air extensive live coverage throughout the World Series, both from Globe Life Field and from MLB Network’s studios in Secaucus, NJ. High Heat presented by Liberty Mutual Insurance (3:00 p.m. ET), MLB Now presented by Fisher Investments (4:00 p.m. ET), Intentional Talk presented by Taco Bell (5:00 p.m. ET) and MLB Tonight presented by Evan Williams Bourbon (6:00 p.m. ET and postgame) will provide analysis, reporting, interviews and highlights throughout the series.


(Subject to Change; ^ indicates If Necessary)

Game Match-Up Date Air Time First Pitch Network

ALCS Game 7 HOU vs. TB @ SD Sat., Oct. 17th 8:00 p.m. (ET)/5:00 p.m. (PT) 8:37 p.m. (ET)/5:37 p.m. (PT) TBS

NLCS Game 7 ATL vs. LAD @ ARL Sun., Oct. 18th 8:00 p.m. (ET)/7:00 p.m. (CT) 8:15 p.m. (ET)/7:15 p.m. (CT) FOX & FS1

World Series Media Day in Arlington, Texas Mon., Oct. 19th *Afternoon Times of Media Day TBD*

WS Game 1 ATL/LAD vs. HOU/TB @ ARL Tues., Oct. 20th 7:30 p.m. (ET) 8:09 p.m. (ET) FOX

WS Game 2 ATL/LAD vs. HOU/TB @ ARL Wed., Oct. 21st 7:30 p.m. (ET) 8:08 p.m. (ET) FOX

OFF DAY Thurs., Oct. 22nd

WS Game 3 ATL/LAD vs. HOU/TB @ ARL Fri., Oct. 23rd 7:30 p.m. (ET) 8:08 p.m. (ET) FOX

WS Game 4 ATL/LAD vs. HOU/TB @ ARL Sat., Oct. 24th 7:00 p.m. (ET) 8:08 p.m. (ET) FOX

WS Game 5^ ATL/LAD vs. HOU/TB @ ARL Sun., Oct. 25th 7:00 p.m. (ET) 8:08 p.m. (ET) FOX

OFF DAY Mon., Oct. 26th

WS Game 6^ ATL/LAD vs. HOU/TB @ ARL Tues., Oct. 27th 7:30 p.m. (ET) 8:08 p.m. (ET) FOX

WS Game 7^ ATL/LAD vs. HOU/TB @ ARL Wed., Oct. 28th 7:30 p.m. (ET) 8:09 p.m. (ET) FOX

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