BY Mstarz reporter , Mstarz reporter | Oct 11, 2012 09:12 PM EDT
The Detroit Tigers vs. the Oakland Athletics (A's) face off in the final Game 5 of the MLB American League Division Series (ALDS) playoffs on Thursday, Oct. 11 at the Coliseum in Oakland, CA. The ballgame is set to start at 9:37 p.m. E.T (weather permitting). Read on to see where fans can watch a live stream and up-to-date live feed/coverage of the game online.
The Tigers kicked off the series with two victories, winning Game 1: 3-1 and Game 2: 5-4. The A's managed to come back in Game 3, winning 2-0 and then in Game 4, winning 4-3. Tonight is a pivotal game - it determines which team will make it to the AL Championship Series (the winner of that then goes on to play in the World Series).
The ballgame will be broadcasted by TNT, but for those fans who can't make it to a television MLB.tv offers a postseason online game package for $24.99 - also offers up-to-date game coverage and highlights. Although no live stream, espn.go and Gamecast also offer great up-to-date ballgame coverage and highlights.
Or listen online at ESPN Radio.
For those who want to try out a (free) live stream (which means downloading a torrent), click here.
The winner of the first round of playoff series between the Detroit Tigers and Oakland A's will go on to play the winner of the New York Yankees vs. Baltimore Orioles AL Division Series playoffs. The Yankees, who ended their regular MLB season as AL East champs, are currently battling it out against the Baltimore Orioles in Game 4 tonight (Thursday). If the Bombers win they will advance to the AL Championships. Stay tuned for updates on both games.
For the full MLB postseason schedule click here.
Here is the Game 5 lineup:
1. CF Austin Jackson
2. LF Quintin Berry
3. 3B Miguel Cabrera
4. 1B Prince Fielder
5. DH Delmon Young
6. RF Andy Dirks
7. SS Jhonny Peralta
8. C Alex Avila
9. 2B Omar Infante
1. CF Coco Crisp
2. SS Stephen Drew
3. LF Yoenis Cespedes
4. DH Seth Smith
5. RF Josh Reddick
6. 3B Josh Donaldson
7. 1B Brandon Moss
8. C Derek Norris
9. 2B Cliff Pennington
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