MLB tiebreakers 2013: Tampa Bay Rays at Texas Rangers tiebreaker game airs Monday, Sept. 30, on TBS.
The Tampa Bay Rays and Texas Rangers will play a 163rd regular-season game in a tiebreaker to determine which team advances to the AL Wild Card game against the Cleveland Indians. TBS airs Tampa Bay at Texas on Monday, Sept. 30, at 8pm ET. Brian Anderson, Joe Simpson and John Smoltz call the game with reporter David Aldridge.
Press release from TBS:
TBS to Exclusively Present American League Tiebreaker – Tampa Bay Rays vs. Texas Rangers – Monday, Sept. 30, at 8 p.m. ET
TBS will exclusively present the American League tiebreaker, the Tampa Bay Rays visiting the Texas Rangers, on Monday, Sept. 30, at 8 p.m. ET. The game will determine which team will face the Cleveland Indians in the American League Wild Card Game on Wednesday, Oct. 2, at 8 p.m. on TBS. Brian Anderson will call the game alongside analysts Joe Simpson and John Smoltz and reporter David Aldridge.
Prior to the tiebreaker telecast, MLB Postseason Pre-Game on TBS will preview the game at 7:30 p.m. with host Keith Olbermann and analysts Pedro Martinez and Tom Verducci in studio. The Postseason Show will conclude the day’s action following the game.
Monday, September 30
7:30 p.m. ET MLB Postseason Pre-Game on TBS
Keith Olbermann (host), Pedro Martinez and Tom Verducci (analysts)
8 p.m. Tampa Bay Rays at Texas Rangers
Brian Anderson (play-by-play), analysts Joe Simpson and John Smoltz with reporter David Aldridge
Postgame The Postseason Show
Olbermann, Martinez and Verducci