NOTE: Wild-card teams play teams with best records unless in same division and wild card may not have homefield advantage.
LOS ANGELES VS. BOSTON
WEDNESDAY: Boston at L.A. (Lackey 12-5), 10 p.m.
FRIDAY: Boston at Los Angeles, 9:30 p.m.
SUNDAY: Los Angeles at Boston
OCT. 6: Los Angeles at Boston*
OCT. 8: Boston at Los Angeles*
TAMPA BAY VS. AL CENTRAL CHAMPION
THURSDAY: Chicago or Minnesota at Tampa Bay (Kazmir 12-8 or Shields 14-8), 2:30 p.m.
FRIDAY: Chicago or Minnesota at Tampa Bay (Kazmir 12-8 or Shields 14-8), 6 p.m.
SUNDAY: Tampa Bay at Chicago or Minnesota
OCT. 6: Tampa Bay at Chicago or Minnesota*
OCT. 8: Chicago or Minnesota at Tampa Bay*
CHICAGO VS. LOS ANGELES
WEDNESDAY: Los Angeles (Lowe 14-11) at Chicago (Dempster 17-6), 6:30 p.m.
THURSDAY: Los Angeles (Billingsley 16-10) at Chicago (Zambrano 14-6), 9:30 p.m.
SATURDAY: Chicago (Harden 5-1) at Los Angeles (Kuroda 9-10), 10 p.m.
SUNDAY: Chicago at Los Angeles*
OCT. 7: Los Angeles at Chicago*
PHILADELPHIA VS. MILWAUKEE
WEDNESDAY: Milwaukee at Philadelphia (Hamels 14-10), 3 p.m.
THURSDAY: Milwaukee at Philadelphia, 6 p.m.
SATURDAY: Philly at Milwaukee, 6:30 p.m.
SUNDAY: Philly at Milwaukee*
OCT. 7: Milwaukee at Philly*
* - if neccesary