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October 3, 2013

Boston up ahead: Tampa Bay blanks Indians to reach NLDS

(Continued)

NOTES: Young is appearing in his fifth straight postseason: two with Minnesota, two with Detroit and this one with Tampa Bay. ... Indians reliever Chris Perez, who lost his closer's job in the final week of the season after two horrid performances, was kept on the 25-man roster for the game. Francona said it "wasn't a tough decision" and said part of it was out of loyalty to the two-time All-Star. ... Rays RHP Jamey Wright was selected to his first postseason roster in his 18th major league season. ... Former Indians slugger Jim Thome was in attendance and got a rousing ovation when shown on the scoreboard.

WILD CARD

Both games televised by TBS

Tuesday, Oct. 1: NL: Pittsburgh 6, Cincinnati 2

Wednesday, Oct. 2: AL: Tampa Bay 4, Cleveland 0

DIVISION SERIES

(Best-of-5; x-if necessary)

American League

Boston vs. Tampa Bay

Friday, Oct. 4: Tampa Bay (Moore 17-4) at Boston (Lester 15-8), 3:07 p.m. (TBS)

Saturday, Oct. 5: Tampa Bay (Price 10-8) at Boston (Lackey 10-13), 5:37 p.m. (TBS)

Monday, Oct. 7: Boston (Buchholz 12-1) at Tampa Bay

x-Tuesday, Oct. 8: Boston (Peavy 12-5) at Tampa Bay

x-Thursday, Oct. 10: Tampa Bay at Boston

Oakland vs. Detroit

Friday, Oct. 4: Detroit (Scherzer 21-3) at Oakland (Colon 18-6), 9:37 p.m. (TBS)

Saturday, Oct. 5: Detroit (Verlander 13-12) at Oakland (Gray 5-3), 9:07 p.m. (TBS)

Monday, Oct. 7: Oakland (Parker 12-8) at Detroit (Sanchez 14-8)

x-Tuesday, Oct. 8: Oakland (Straily 10-8) at Detroit (Fister 14-9)

x-Thursday, Oct. 10: Detroit at Oakland

National League

St. Louis vs. Pittsburgh

Thursday, Oct. 3: Pittsburgh (Burnett 10-11) at St. Louis (Wainwright 19-9), 5:07 p.m. (TBS)

Friday, Oct. 4: Pittsburgh at St. Louis (Lynn 15-10), 1:07 p.m. (MLB)

Sunday, Oct. 6: St. Louis at Pittsburgh

x-Monday, Oct. 7: St. Louis at Pittsburgh

x-Wednesday Oct. 9: Pittsburgh at St. Louis

Atlanta vs. Los Angeles

Thursday, Oct. 3: Los Angeles (Kershaw 16-9) at Atlanta (Medlen 15-12), 8:37 p.m. (TBS)

Friday, Oct. 4: Los Angeles (Greinke 15-4) at Atlanta (Minor 13-9 or Teheran 14-8), 6:07 p.m. (TBS)

Sunday, Oct. 6: Atlanta (Minor 13-9 or Teheran 14-8) at Los Angeles (Ryu 14-8)

x-Monday, Oct. 7: Atlanta at Los Angeles

x-Wednesday Oct. 9: Los Angeles at Atlanta

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