Harper sweepstakes continues Here are the latest movements in Major League Baseball. If they're still tied, that scenario is extended back to 82 games, 83 games, 84 games, and so on.
The winner of that game advances to the Division Series to face the No. The first World Series was played in 1903, and the winners of the American League and National League met in what was then a best-of-nine series.
A rule change that year altered that approach, giving home-field advantage to the league that won that year's All-Star Game. The games will air on Fox, and can be streamed on fuboTV Try for free.
HOU 7-2. It's a time of excitement for baseball fans when league leaders can collapse and wild-card teams can surprise everyone.
The World Series gets underway on Tuesday, Oct. MIL 4-0. Updated August 12, 2018. BOS 4-1. Now, the home-field advantage goes to the team that has the better overall regular-season record.
The team that won the season series between the two is named the division champion. LAD 5-2. ATL 6-5. MIL 6-0.1977 10 09 1977 ALCS Game 5 Yankees at Royals
NYY 6-2. LAD 3-0.
There was an error processing your subscription. Up next:. Baseball commissioner Rob Manfred in 2018 said he is kicking around ideas to expand to 32 teams, 16 in each league, enabling each to have four divisions.