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TBS’s Exclusive Presentation of 2016 American League Championship Series – Toronto Blue Jays vs. Cleveland Indians – Begins Friday, Oct. 14, at 7 p.m. ET

Network’s Pre- and Post-Game Studio Coverage to be Live On-Site Throughout ALCS

TBS’s exclusive coverage of the best-of-seven American League Championship Series (ALCS) will begin Friday, Oct. 14, with the Cleveland Indians hosting the Toronto Blue Jays at 8 p.m. ET.  The MLB Postseason Pre-Game on TBS presented by the All-New Chrysler Pacifica will be live on-site throughout the ALCS, preceding ALCS Game 1 at 7 p.m.

The network’s ALCS coverage will continue with Game 2 on Saturday, Oct. 15 (pre-game coverage and game time TBA).  The series will then shift to Toronto for Game 3 on Monday, Oct. 17, and Game 4 on Tuesday, Oct. 18 (telecast times TBA).  Pre-game coverage will air prior to all game telecasts.

Ernie Johnson will provide play-by-play for the ALCS with analysts Ron Darling and Cal Ripken, Jr. and reporter Sam Ryan.  Casey Stern will host pre-game and post-game coverage with analysts Pedro Martinez, Gary Sheffield and Jimmy Rollins.

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.  Additionally, all MLB on TBS Postseason game telecasts will be available in Spanish via SAP.  Upcoming AL Postseason game telecasts will also be available on CNN en Español.

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

Date                       Time (ET)    Game/Commentator Teams

Fri, Oct. 14          7:00 p.m.       MLB Postseason Pre-Game on TBS presented by the All-New Chrysler Pacifica

                                                        Casey Stern (host), Pedro Martinez, Gary Sheffield and Jimmy Rollins (analysts)

                                8:00 p.m.       ALCS: Toronto Blue Jays at Cleveland Indians (Game 1)

                                                        Ernie Johnson (play-by-play), Ron Darling & Cal Ripken, Jr. (analysts) with Sam Ryan (reporter)

                                Postgame      The Postseason Show on TBS presented by the Lincoln Motor Company

                                                        Stern, Martinez, Sheffield and Rollins

Sat, Oct. 15          TBA               MLB Postseason Pre-Game on TBS presented by the All-New Chrysler Pacifica

                                                        Stern, Martinez, Sheffield and Rollins

                                TBA               ALCS: Toronto Blue Jays at Cleveland Indians (Game 2)

                                                        Johnson, Darling & Ripken with Ryan

                                Postgame      The Postseason Show on TBS presented by the Lincoln Motor Company

                                                        Stern, Martinez, Sheffield and Rollins

Mon, Oct. 17       TBA               MLB Postseason Pre-Game on TBS presented by the All-New Chrysler Pacifica

                                                        Stern, Martinez, Sheffield and Rollins

                                TBA               ALCS: Cleveland Indians at Toronto Blue Jays (Game 3)

                                                        Johnson, Darling & Ripken with Ryan

                                Postgame      The Postseason Show on TBS presented by the Lincoln Motor Company

                                                        Stern, Martinez, Sheffield and Rollins

Tue, Oct. 18         TBA               MLB Postseason Pre-Game on TBS presented by the All-New Chrysler Pacifica

                                                        Stern, Martinez, Sheffield and Rollins

                                TBA               ALCS: Cleveland Indians at Toronto Blue Jays (Game 4)

                                                        Johnson, Darling & Ripken with Ryan

                                Postgame      The Postseason Show on TBS presented by the Lincoln Motor Company

                                                        Stern, Martinez, Sheffield and Rollins

Wed, Oct. 19       TBA               MLB Postseason Pre-Game on TBS presented by the All-New Chrysler Pacifica

                                                        Stern, Martinez, Sheffield and Rollins

                                TBA               ALCS: Cleveland Indians at Toronto Blue Jays (Game 5, if necessary)

                                                        Johnson, Darling & Ripken with Ryan

                                Postgame      The Postseason Show on TBS presented by the Lincoln Motor Company

                                                        Stern, Martinez, Sheffield and Rollins

Fri, Oct. 21          TBA               MLB Postseason Pre-Game on TBS presented by the All-New Chrysler Pacifica

                                                        Stern, Martinez, Sheffield and Rollins

                                TBA               ALCS: Toronto Blue Jays at Cleveland Indians (Game 6, if necessary)

                                                        Johnson, Darling & Ripken with Ryan

                                Postgame      The Postseason Show on TBS presented by the Lincoln Motor Company

                                                        Stern, Martinez, Sheffield and Rollins

Sat, Oct. 22          TBA               MLB Postseason Pre-Game on TBS presented by the All-New Chrysler Pacifica

                                                        Stern, Martinez, Sheffield and Rollins

                                TBA               ALCS: Toronto Blue Jays at Cleveland Indians (Game 7, if necessary)

                                                        Johnson, Darling & Ripken with Ryan

                                Postgame      The Postseason Show on TBS presented by the Lincoln Motor Company

                                                        Stern, Martinez, Sheffield and Rollins

Postseason.TV Returns for 2016 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 have once again partnered 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 AL Wild Card game, ALDS and ALCS.  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 16 app for supported iOS and Android smartphones and tablets.

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