After a wild night of baseball, the 2011 ALDS schedule is finally set. The Tampa Bay Rays locked up the final AL playoff berth -- the Wild Card -- with an 8-7 win over the Yankees just moments after the Baltimore Orioles' 4-3 win over the Boston Red Sox. With the Wild Card set, the matchups for the ALDS were firmed up and the schedule was released.
|Gm 1||DET @ NYY||Fri||Sep. 30||8:37 PM||TBS|
|Gm 2||DET @ NYY||Sat||Oct. 1||TBD||TBS|
|Gm 3||NYY @ DET||Mon||Oct. 3||TBD||TBS|
|Gm 4*||NYY @ DET||Tue||Oct. 4||TBD||TBS|
|Gm 5*||DET @ NYY||Thu||Oct. 6||TBD||TBS|
And in the other series, the Rays will face the Texas Rangers, beginning with Game 1 also set for Friday, Sept. 30. The Rays and Rangers will kick off a double-header of ALDS action on TBS.
|Gm 1||TB @ TEX||Fri||Sep. 30||5:07 PM||TBS|
|Gm 2||TB @ TEX||Sat||Oct. 1||TBD||TBS|
|Gm 3||TEX @ TB||Mon||Oct. 3||TBD||TBS|
|Gm 4*||TEX @ TB||Tue||Oct. 4||TBD||TBS|
|Gm 5*||TB @ TEX||Thu||Oct. 6||TBD||TBS|