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The Tampa Bay Rays are in the World Series for the first time since 2008 and for just the second time in franchise history. All seven games, if needed, will be on Fox, with each start time coming right after 8:00 p.m. EST.

The local RSN Fox Sports Sun will have pre-game and post-game coverage before and after the game, along with a couple of Rays All-Access episodes kicking off at 6:00 p.m. EST. The pre-game show kicks off at 7:30 p.m. EST.

Meanwhile, MLB Network, they’ll begin their coverage of the game at 3:00 p.m. EST with High Heat, followed by MLB Now at 4:00, then Intentional Talk at 5:00, with MLB Tonight going on the air at 6:00 p.m. EST.

Fox will begin its coverage the game 7:30 p.m. with a pregame show. If you are looking for an online streaming option, the entire World Series will be available on fuboTV.

Local Watch Parties

For those who aren’t fortunate to get to among the few in Arlington getting to watch the game live, there are a couple of watch parties around the Tampa Bay area.

  • All the TVs at Sparkman Wharf in downtown Tampa will be tuned to the game at places such as the Fermented Reality Biergarten and on the Sparkman Wharf lawn.
  • In St Petersburg, there will be watch parties on Spa Beach near the St Pete Pier with gates opening at 6:00 p.m.
  • Meanwhile, the Tampa Convention Center Sail Plaza is hosting a World Series viewing party Friday, Saturday, Sunday with pre-game activities starting at 7 p.m. at the waterside patio bar.

In all cases, social distancing should be maintained and masks strongly recommended.

Sharon Kennedy Wynne of the Tampa Bay Times has much more information on all the ways for fans around the area to come together and enjoy the game.

Game One

Date: Tuesday, October 20th, 2020

First Pitch: 8:11 p.m. EST

TV: Fox

Radio: ESPN, WDAE

Game Two

Date: Wednesday, October 21st, 2020

First Pitch: 8:08 p.m. EST

TV: Fox

Radio: ESPN, WDAE

Game Three

Date: Friday, October 23rd, 2020

First Pitch: 8:08 p.m. EST

TV: Fox

Radio: ESPN, WDAE

Game Four

Date: Saturday, October 24th, 2020

First Pitch: 8:08 p.m. EST

TV: Fox

Radio: ESPN, WDAE

Game Five

Date: Sunday, October 25th, 2020

First Pitch: 8:08 p.m. EST

TV: Fox

Radio: ESPN, WDAE

Game Six

Date: Tuesday, October 27th, 2020

First Pitch: 8:08 p.m. EST

TV: Fox

Radio: ESPN, WDAE

Game Seven

Date: Wednesday, October 28th, 2020

First Pitch: 8:08 p.m. EST

TV: Fox

Radio: ESPN, WDAE