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Division Series

In baseball, the Division Series is the official name for the second round of the Major League Baseball playoffs with the addition of the Wild Card Game. Currently, a total of four series are played in this opening round, two each for both the American League and the National League.

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Division Series - Criticism of Scheduling
... There has been some criticism on how Major League Baseball schedules Division Series games ... However, during the inaugural and 1995 seasons, the Division and League Championship Series was aired by the league's television operation, The ... at consistent times, and each affiliate of the network carrying the series could only air one of the games each night, determined by the station's area ...

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