Major League Baseball announced the dates and times for the American League Championship Series Friday afternoon, before the Tigers opponent was determined.
The best-of-seven series to determine the American League champion between the New York Yankees and the Detroit Tigers will be played on the following days:
Game 1 - Saturday, October 13 - 8:07pm
Game 2 - Sunday, October 14 - 4:07pm
Game 3 - Tuesday, October 16 - 8:07pm
Game 4 - Wednesday, October 17 - 8:07pm
Game 5 - Thursday, October 18 - 4:07pm
Game 6 - Saturday, October 20 - 8:07pm
Game 7 - Sunday, October 21 - 8:15pm
Games 5 through 7 will only be played if necessary.
The Tigers will open the ALCS in New York.
All games will be broadcast live on TBS Sports.
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Jonathan Toews and Andrew Shaw scored power-play goals in the second period, and the Chicago Blackhawks avoided elimination with a 4-1 victory over the Detroit Red Wings on Saturday night in Game 5 of the second-round playoff series.
Joe Mauer homered and had three hits, helping the Minnesota Twins snap a 10-game losing streak with a 3-2 victory over the Detroit Tigers on Saturday.
Anibal Sanchez took a no-hitter into the ninth inning before Minnesota's Joe Mauer broke it up with a one-out single, and that was the only hit the Detroit right-hander allowed in the Tigers' 6-0 victory over the Twins on Friday night.