ST. LOUIS (KMOX) – Major League Baseball announced on Thursday the dates and times for the Cardinals’ upcoming National League Championship Series against the Los Angeles Dodgers.
The series gets underway live from Busch Stadium on Friday at 8:37 p.m. ET/7:37 p.m. CT. Game Two is Saturday at 4:07 p.m. ET/3:07 p.m. CT.
The Cardinals will then go on the road for Game Three on Monday 5:07 p.m. CT, Tuesday at 5:07 p.m. CT, and Wednesday – if necessary – at 1:07 p.m. CT.
If the series goes beyond that, the two teams will return to St. Louis for a game Friday, October 18 at 7:37 p.m. CT and Saturday, October 19 at 7:37 p.m. CT.
All games will be broadcast on television by TBS and on radio by KMOX. Pregame begins at 6:15 p.m. on KMOX Friday and at 1:30 p.m. on Saturday.
The Cardinals announced Thursday that Joe Kelly will be the starting pitcher for Game 1, Michael Wacha will start in Game 2, and Adam Wainwright will take the mound for Game 3. Injured first baseman Allen Craig is not on the team’s roster for the NLCS.