Arizona Diamondbacks: All the wild card game broadcast info you could ever want
By Joseph Jacquez
The Arizona Diamondbacks are getting ready to host the N.L. Wild Card Game at Chase Field
Today, Major League Communications announced the start time for the play-in game.
If you plan on watching the game on television or chose to listen on the radio, here is all the info you need to know:
What: N.L. Wild Card Game
When: Wednesday, Oct. 4, 2017
Time: 5:08 p.m. MST
Where: Chase Field
TV: TBS (check local listings for the channel in your area)
Radio: 98.7 FM, Arizona’s Sports Station
If you are attending the game in person, here is what you should know:
Gates Open: 3:00 p.m.
Pregame Ceremonies: 4:30 p.m.
In addition, the first 45,000 fans in the ballpark will get a D-backs rally towel.
Tickets for the game went on sale at 9 a.m. and sold out less than two hours later!
The Diamondbacks locked up a postseason spot and home field advantage in the wild card game with a walk off win Sunday afternoon.
J.D. Martinez blasted a walkoff hit off the wall in left field to score David Peralta and the Diamondbacks began to celebrate.
The Diamondbacks will face the Colorado Rockies, Milwaukee Brewers or St. Louis Cardinals in the one-game playoff. All three teams won Tuesday. As a result, the Rockies still hold a 1.5 game lead over the Brewers and a 2.5 game edge over the Cardinals.
If the Diamondbacks win the wild card game, Arizona would face the team with the best record in the N.L.
Entering Tuesday’s action, the Los Angeles Dodgers, with win No. 101 Tuesday and a loss by the Washington Nationals, would lock up home field advantage throughout the National League Playoffs. The Dodgers were beating the San Diego Padres 5-2 after six innings in Los Angeles. The Nationals lost to the Philadelphia Phillies 4-1.
Make sure you tune into Fox Sports Arizona on the day of the game. The television home of the D-backs will have complete coverage.
Whether you are watching on your television, listening on radio or attending in person, enjoy the day D-backs fans!
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