2013 Major League Baseball playoff schedule

Feb 24, 2013; Dunedin, FL, USA; A detail of a MLB logo on the batters circle during a spring training game between the Toronto Blue Jays and the Baltimore Orioles at Florida Auto Exchange Park. Mandatory Credit: Derick E. Hingle-USA TODAY Sports

Take a walk outside – you can feel it. The weather is changing and Fall is upon us. So is Major League Baseball’s postseason, which is technically slated to begin on Tuesday, October 1st.

Of course, to get there we’ll need one more game to be played, Game 163 of the season for the Tampa Bay Rays and Texas Rangers who both tied for the final Wild Card spot in the American League.

The winner will move on to the winner take all, Wild Card play-in game on Wednesday where the Cleveland Indians and starting pitcher Danny Salazar await.

Here is the full 2013 playoff schedule for Major League Baseball:

AL No. 2 wild-card tiebreaker game (TBS)

Monday, Sept. 30
Tampa Bay Rays at Texas Rangers, 8:07 p.m.

Wild-card games (TBS)

Tuesday, Oct. 1
National League: Cincinnati Reds at Pittsburgh Pirates, 8:07 p.m.

Wednesday, Oct. 2
American League: No. 2 wild card at Cleveland Indians, 8:07 p.m.

National League Division Series (TBS or MLB Network)

Thursday, Oct. 3 (TBS)
Game 1: Wild-card winner at St. Louis Cardinals (No. 1 seed)
Game 1: Los Angeles Dodgers (3) at Atlanta Braves (2)

Friday, Oct. 4 (TBS or MLB)
Game 2: Wild-card winner at St. Louis Cardinals
Game 2: Los Angeles Dodgers at Atlanta Braves

Sunday, Oct. 6 (TBS)
Game 3: St. Louis Cardinals at wild-card winner
Game 3: Atlanta Braves at Los Angeles Dodgers

Monday, Oct. 7 (TBS or MLB)
Game 4: St. Louis Cardinals at wild-card winner-*
Game 4: Atlanta Braves at Los Angeles Dodgers-*

Wednesday, Oct. 9 (TBS)
Game 5: Wild-card winner at St. Louis Cardinals-*
Game 5: Los Angeles Dodgers at Atlanta Braves-*

American League Division Series (TBS or MLB)

Friday, Oct. 4 (TBS or MLB)
Game 1: Wild-card winner at Boston Red Sox (No. 1 seed)
Game 1: Detroit Tigers (3) at Oakland A’s (2)

Saturday, Oct. 5 (TBS)
Game 2: Wild-card winner at Boston Red Sox
Game 2: Detroit Tigers at Oakland A’s

Monday, Oct. 7 (TBS or MLB)
Game 3: Boston Red Sox at wild-card winner
Game 3: Oakalnd A’s at Detroit Tigers

Tuesday, Oct. 8 (TBS)
Game 4: Boston Red Sox at wild-card winner-*
Game 4: Oakland A’s at Detroit Tigers-*

Thursday, Oct. 10 (TBS)
Game 5: Wild-card winner at Boston Red Sox-*
Game 5: Detroit Tigers at Oakland A’s-*

American League Championship Series (FOX)

Saturday, Oct. 12
Game 1: Lower seed at higher seed

Sunday, Oct. 13
Game 2: Lower seed at higher seed

Tuesday, Oct. 15
Game 3: Higher seed at lower seed

Wednesday, Oct. 16
Game 4: Higher seed at lower seed

Thursday, Oct. 17
Game 5: Higher seed at lower seed-*

Saturday, Oct. 19
Game 6: Lower seed at higher seed-*

Sunday, Oct. 20
Game 7: Lower seed at higher seed-*

National League Championship Series (TBS)

Friday, Oct. 11
Game 1: Lower seed at higher seed

Saturday, Oct. 12
Game 2: Lower seed at higher seed

Monday, Oct. 14
Game 3: Higher seed at lower seed

Tuesday, Oct. 15
Game 4: Higher seed at lower seed

Wednesday, Oct. 16
Game 5: Higher seed at lower seed-*

Friday, Oct. 18
Game 6: Lower seed at higher seed-*

Saturday, Oct. 19
Game 7: Lower seed at higher seed-*

World Series (FOX)

Wednesday, Oct. 23
Game 1: National League champion at American League champion

Thursday, Oct. 24
Game 2: National League champion at American League champion

Saturday, Oct. 26
Game 3: American League champion at National League champion

Sunday, Oct. 27
Game 4: American League champion at National League champion

Monday, Oct. 28
Game 5: American League champion at National League champion-*

Wednesday, Oct. 30
Game 6: National League champion at American League champion-*

Thursday, Oct. 31
Game 7: National League champion at American League champion-*

Topics: 2013 MLB Playoffs, Atlanta Braves, Boston Red Sox, Cincinnati Reds, Cleveland Indians, Detroit Tigers, Los Angeles Dodgers, Major League Baseball, MLB, Oakland A's, Oakland Athletics, Pittsburgh Pirates, St. Louis Cardinals, Tampa Bay Rays, Texas Rangers

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