Major League Baseball’s 2021 postseason kicks into high gear on Friday with a full slate of divisional round games. The Chicago White Sox and Houston Astros will begin the day’s action at 2 p.m. ET. The Astros are looking to carve out a 2-0 lead in the best-of-five series. Houston, it should be noted, has made trips to each of the last four Championship Series.
The Tampa Bay Rays will attempt to take their own 2-0 lead against the Boston Red Sox later in the night. Meanwhile, both of the NLDS will play their first games: the Atlanta Braves and Milwaukee Brewers in the late afternoon, and then the Los Angeles Dodgers and the San Francisco Giants as the nightcap. Here’s the complete playoff schedule.
For your reference, here is today’s schedule and scores:
Friday’s playoff scores
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