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Pandemic playoffs: Tune into News 8 for MLB's Wild Card Series

WQAD is airing part of Major League Baseball's best-of-three wild-card round! Who's excited to see the Cubs play Thursday?

UPDATE: The game has been postponed due to weather.

All the playoff matchups in Major League Baseball have been set. 

The expanded 16-team field was filled out on the final day of this pandemic-altered season. The Milwaukee Brewers got a playoff spot despite a losing record, and so did Houston. The St. Louis Cardinals also advanced with a win. 

WQAD is airing part of MLB's best-of-three wild-card round.

  • Thursday, October 1st's game will also air at 1 p.m. The Cubs play the Marlins again. If the Cubs lose, they're out of the playoffs

Check back here for updates.

The Associated Press contributed to this report