After a shortened regular season marked by several COVID-19 outbreaks, an extended Wild Card round and the transition to a bubble format similar toand during the back half of his record season, only a handful of matches remain for Major League Baseball 2020. The Tampa Bay Rays beat the Houston Astros on Saturday in Game 7 to win the American League pennant and a trip to the World Series. Today, the National League champion will be crowned in yet another decisive game.
A seventh game in the championship series between the Atlanta Braves and the Los Angeles Dodgers was not quite as unlikely as in the ALCS ̵1; the Astros were down 3-0, while the Dodgers’ biggest league deficit was 3-1 – but that’s still unusual. Of the 87 MLB teams that went down 3-1 in a series of the best of seven, less than 20% continued to force a game of 7. Saturday night, the Dodgers beat the Braves to do just that. The winner on Sunday plays the rays in the world series.
NLCS Game 7 starts today, Sunday 18 October, at 20 ET (17:00 PT) on Fox and FS1.
Read on to find out how you can watch the final game in the NLCS as well as the World Series, which starts on Tuesday, without cable.
How can I watch the MLB playoffs without cable?
The remaining NLCS game will be broadcast on Fox and FS1, while Fox will broadcast the World Series. FS1 is carried by most major, but local availability for Fox varies. Check the links below to make sure Fox is available in your area.
You can also watch Fox broadcasts with a digital antenna. We have some cheap suggestions for.
Other ways to watch baseball after the season online
is great for watching out-of-market baseball games during the regular season, but it’s less useful for tuning in to the baseball mail season because you have to subscribe to a participating pay-TV provider. The list is short and can be found here. If you subscribe to one of the pay-TV providers listed, the MLB.TV Postseason package will cost you $ 25. To make the deal sweeter, the post-season package includes spring training games next year.
Another option if you are a cable subscriber is using the Fox Sports Go app. Unlike MLB.com At Bat, you can watch the World Series for free – yes, no more than you already pay for cable. The Fox Sports Go app works with iOS devices, Android devices and Amazon Kindle Fire, as well as with Apple TV, Android TV, Amazon Fire TV, Google Chromecast, Roku and Xbox. You can also access Fox Sports Go from a computer.
You can use the free Watch TBS app or TBS.com to watch ALDS and ALCS but you have to prove you are paying for cable. The TBS app works with the Apple TV, Amazon Fire TV and Roku platforms.
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