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MLB Playoffs Open Thread: Division Series bonanza!

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It’s playoff time!

2019 NLDS Game 2 - Washington Nationals v. Los Angeles Dodgers Photo by Rob Leiter/MLB Photos via Getty Images

The MLB Playoffs are here! Unfortunately, our Detroit Tigers are not involved, so we are once again resigned to watching other teams (and former Tigers greats) aim for postseason glory. This thread will be your one-stop shop for all of our in-game playoffs discussion, so make sure to check back for all our hot takes!

NL Wild Card: Nationals over Brewers

AL Wild Card: Rays over Athletics

Houston Astros (107-55) at Tampa Bay Rays (96-66)

Series: 2-0, Houston
Time/Place: 1:05 p.m., Tropicana Field
SB Nation sites: The Crawfish Boxes and DRaysBay
Media: MLB Network, MLB.TV
Pitching Matchup: RHP Zack Greinke (18-5, 2.93 ERA) vs. RHP Charlie Morton (16-6, 3.05 ERA)

ALDS Game 3 Pitching Matchup

Pitcher IP K% BB% FIP fWAR
Pitcher IP K% BB% FIP fWAR
Greinke 208.2 23.1 3.7 3.22 5.4
Morton 194.2 30.4 7.2 2.81 6.1

Atlanta Braves (97-65) at St. Louis Cardinals (91-71)

Series: 2-1, Atlanta
Time/Place: 3:07 p.m., Busch Stadium
SB Nation sites: Talking Chop and Viva El Birdos
Media: TBS, TBS.com, MLB.TV
Pitching Matchup: LHP Dallas Keuchel (8-8, 3.75 ERA) vs. RHP Dakota Hudson (16-7, 3.35 ERA)

NLDS Game 4 Pitching Matchup

Pitcher IP K% BB% FIP fWAR
Pitcher IP K% BB% FIP fWAR
Keuchel 112.2 18.7 8.0 4.72 0.8
Hudson 174.2 18.0 11.4 4.93 1.0

Los Angeles Dodgers (106-56) at Washington Nationals (93-69)

Series: 2-1, Los Angeles
Time/Place: 6:40 p.m., Nationals Park
SB Nation sites: True Blue LA and Federal Baseball
Media: TBS, TBS.com, MLB.TV
Pitching Matchup: LHP Rich Hill (4-1, 2.45 ERA) vs. RHP Max Scherzer (11-7, 2.92 ERA)

NLDS Game 4 Pitching Matchup

Pitcher IP K% BB% FIP fWAR
Pitcher IP K% BB% FIP fWAR
Hill 58.2 29.8 7.4 4.10 0.9
Scherzer 172.1 35.1 4.8 2.45 6.5

New York Yankees (103-59) at Minnesota Twins (101-61)

Series: 2-0, New York
Time/Place: 8:40 p.m., Target Field
SB Nation sites: Pinstripe Alley and Twinkie Town
Media: Fox Sports 1, Fox Sports Go, MLB.TV
Pitching Matchup: RHP Luis Severino (1-1, 1.50 ERA) vs. RHP Jake Odorizzi (15-7, 3.51 ERA)

ALDS Game 3 Pitching Matchup

Pitcher IP K% BB% FIP fWAR
Pitcher IP K% BB% FIP fWAR
Severino 12.0 35.4 12.5 2.13 0.5
Odorizzi 159.0 27.1 8.1 3.36 4.3