The weekend sports program is jam-packed with NFL, college football, and MLB season finales.
This weekend’s live sports schedule includes the completion of the 2021 MLB regular season, hundreds of college football and NFL events, NASCAR’s Cup Series Playoffs, UFC fights, and soccer games.
The regular season in Major League Baseball ends on Sunday, and the postseason begins on Tuesday with an American League Wild Card game. Six of the ten postseason slots in Major League Baseball are already secured, but several teams have a chance to make the playoffs this weekend.
The Tampa Bay Rays, Houston Astros, and Chicago White Sox all earned playoff berths in the American League.
The San Francisco Giants, Milwaukee Brewers, Atlanta Braves, Los Angeles Dodgers, and St. Louis Cardinals all clinched playoff spots in the National League. Those teams can still choose their postseason opponents based on their regular-season performance.
In the American League Wild Card race, the New York Yankees and Boston Red Sox are top and second, respectively. The Seattle Mariners are down by a half-game. In the Wild Card standings, the Toronto Blue Jays are one game back.
On MLB Network, the Yankees take on the Tampa Bay Rays at 7:05 p.m. EDT on Friday. On MLB Network, the Dodgers take on the Brewers at 10:10 p.m. EDT on Friday.
On MLB Network, the Yankees will face the Rays again at 1:05 p.m. EDT on Saturday. On the same station, the Giants take on the San Diego Padres at 4:05 p.m. EDT on Saturday in San Francisco.
At 7:15 p.m. EDT on Saturday, Fox will broadcast two games. In those games, the Cardinals will face the Chicago Cubs, while the Braves will face the New York Mets.
On TBS at 3:10 p.m. EDT Sunday, the Dodgers take on the Brewers in their last regular-season game.
Matchups in football
From Friday through Sunday, over 115 college football and NFL games will be shown. There are multiple college football contests between Top 10 teams on the schedule, as well as NFL divisional matchups.
Iowa, ranked No. 5 in the Coaches Poll, will meet Maryland on FS1 at 8 p.m. EDT on Friday. On Saturday at 12:00 EDT, No. 2 Georgia takes on No. 11 Arkansas on ESPN.
On NBC, No. 7 Notre Dame takes on No. 8 Cincinnati at 2:30 p.m. Saturday. On CBS at 3:30 p.m., No. 1 Alabama takes on No. 12 Ole Miss.
On Saturday at 3:30 p.m. EDT, No. 4 Oklahoma takes on Kansas State on Fox. At 3:30 p.m., No. 3 Oregon will play Stanford. From now till Saturday… Article Summary from Nokia News