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TBS’ Exclusive Presentation of 2015 National League Championship Series Begins Saturday, October 17, at 7:30 p.m. ET

TBS’ exclusive coverage of the best-of-seven National League Championship Series (NLCS), presented by Exxon and Mobil, will begin Saturday, October 17, with the winner of the National League Division Series Game 5 (held Thursday, Oct. 15, with coverage starting at 7:30 p.m. ET on TBS) between the Los Angeles Dodgers/New York Mets hosting the Chicago Cubs at 8 p.m.  Saturday’s coverage will begin at 7:30 p.m. with the MLB Postseason Pre-Game on TBS presented by Chrysler show, televised live on site throughout the NLCS.

The network’s NLCS Game 2 coverage will continue Sunday, Oct. 18, at 8 p.m.  Pre-game coverage will precede live game action at 7:30 p.m.

The series will shift to Chicago for Game 3 on Tuesday, Oct. 20, and Game 4 on Wednesday, Oct. 21 (telecast times TBA).  Pre-game coverage will begin 30 minutes prior to the game telecast.

Ernie Johnson will provide play-by-play for the NLCS with analysts Ron Darling and Cal Ripken and reporters Sam Ryan and Matt Winer.  Casey Stern will host pre-game and post-game coverage with analysts Pedro Martinez, Gary Sheffield and Dusty Baker.

Live streaming coverage of all MLB Postseason games airing on TBS will be available via www.tbs.com and the Watch TBS app.  Fans will be able to access the games whenever and wherever they desire by logging in with the user name and password provided by their TV service provider.

TBS’ MLB Postseason schedule for the National League Championship Series:

Sat, Oct. 17
7:30 p.m. - MLB Postseason Pre-Game on TBS presented by Chrysler
Casey Stern, Pedro Martinez, Gary Sheffield, Dusty Baker

8 p.m. - NLCS: Chicago Cubs at Los Angeles Dodgers/New York Mets (Game 1)
Ernie Johnson, Ron Darling and Cal Ripken, Jr. with Sam Ryan and Matt Winer (reporters)

Postgame - The Postseason Show on TBS presented by The Lincoln Motor Company
Stern, Martinez, Sheffield, Baker

Sun, Oct. 18
7:30 p.m. - MLB Postseason Pre-Game on TBS presented by Chrysler
Stern, Martinez, Sheffield, Baker

8 p.m. - NLCS: Cubs at Dodgers/Mets (Game 2)
Johnson, Darling and Ripken with Ryan and Winer

Postgame - The Postseason Show on TBS presented by The Lincoln Motor Company
Stern, Martinez, Sheffield, Baker

Tue, Oct. 20
TBA - MLB Postseason Pre-Game on TBS presented by Chrysler
Stern, Martinez, Sheffield, Baker

TBA - NLCS: Dodgers/Mets at Cubs (Game 3)
Johnson, Darling and Ripken with Ryan and Winer

Postgame - The Postseason Show on TBS presented by The Lincoln Motor Company
Stern, Martinez, Sheffield, Baker

Wed, Oct. 21
TBA - MLB Postseason Pre-Game on TBS presented by Chrysler
Stern, Martinez, Sheffield, Baker

TBA - NLCS: Dodgers/Mets at Cubs (Game 4)
Johnson, Darling and Ripken with Ryan and Winer

Postgame - The Postseason Show on TBS presented by The Lincoln Motor Company
Stern, Martinez, Sheffield, Baker

Thu, Oct. 22 – if necessary
TBA - MLB Postseason Pre-Game on TBS presented by Chrysler
Stern, Martinez, Sheffield, Baker

TBA - NLCS: Dodgers/Mets at Cubs (Game 5)
Johnson, Darling and Ripken with Ryan and Winer

Postgame - The Postseason Show on TBS presented by The Lincoln Motor Company
Stern, Martinez, Sheffield, Baker

Sat, Oct. 24 – if necessary
TBA - MLB Postseason Pre-Game on TBS presented by Chrysler
Stern, Martinez, Sheffield, Baker

TBA - NLCS: Cubs at Dodgers/Mets (Game 6 – if necessary)
Johnson, Darling and Ripken with Ryan and Winer

Postgame - The Postseason Show on TBS presented by The Lincoln Motor Company
Stern, Martinez, Sheffield, Baker

Sun, Oct. 25 – if necessary
TBA - MLB Postseason Pre-Game on TBS presented by Chrysler
Stern, Martinez, Sheffield, Baker

TBA - NLCS: Cubs at Dodgers/Mets (Game 7)
Johnson, Darling and Ripken with Ryan and Winer

Postgame - The Postseason Show on TBS presented by The Lincoln Motor Company
Stern, Martinez, Sheffield, Baker

Postseason.TV Returns for 2015 MLB Postseason

In addition to its exclusive live game telecasts on TBS and live simulcast streaming on TBS.com and the Watch TBS app, Turner Sports and MLB Advanced Media will once again partner to provide fans with digital companion coverage via Postseason.TV.  Postseason.TV delivers baseball fans up to 10 live alternative camera angles and is available for every game televised by TBS during the MLB Postseason including the NL Wild Card game, NL Division Series and NL Championship Series.  Subscribers can customize their viewing experience by picking up to four different cameras simultaneously during live game action.  Fans can also exclusively watch live coverage of their team’s batting practice before each postseason game. Postseason.TV is accessible via desktop and mobile through MLB.com’s At Bat 15 app for supported iOS and Android smartphones and tablets.

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Nate Smeltz, Turner Sports      (404) 827-4786                       nate.smeltz@turner.com
Jay Moskowitz, Turner Sports (404) 885-2469                       jay.moskowitz@turner.com