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Thursday's sports on TV/radio


Baseball playoffs
ALDS: Red Sox at Astros 4 p.m. MLB
ALDS: Yankees at Indians 7:30 p.m. FS1
College football
Alcorn State at Alabama State 7:30 p.m. ESPNU
Louisville at N.C. State 8 p.m. ESPN
College soccer
Arkansas at Auburn 7 p.m. SEC
PGA Europe: Dunhill Links Championship 8 a.m. Golf
PGA: Safeway Open 5:30 p.m. Golf
High school volleyball
Berkeley Prep at Tampa Prep 7 p.m. Spectrum
Clermont East Ridge at Oviedo Hagerty 9 p.m. Spectrum
NBA preseason
Heat at Nets 7:30 p.m. NBA
Raptors at Blazers 10 p.m. NBA
Patriots at Bucs 8:25 p.m. CBS, NFL; 97.9-FM
Wild at Red Wings 7:30 p.m. NBCSN
Flyers at Kings 10 p.m. NBCSN
World Cup qualifying: Armenia vs. Poland noon ESPND
World Cup qualifying: Scotland vs. Slovakia 2:45 p.m. ESPND
World Cup qualifying: Germany vs. Northern Ireland 2:45 p.m. Unimas
World Cup qualifying: England vs. Slovenia 2:45 p.m. FS1
World Cup qualifying: Montenegro vs. Denmark (taped) 5 p.m. ESPND

Thursday's sports on TV/radio 10/05/17 [Last modified: Thursday, October 5, 2017 12:08am]
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