We hope you’ve got your peanuts and cracker jacks ready. We’re off to the ball game! You’ve rooted for your favorite team during games (over 160 of them per season, if you were curious) and now, of the 30 Major League Baseball (MLB) teams, only two are heading to the 2023 World Series tournament—the Texas Rangers and the Arizona Diamondbacks.
We’re here to tell you everything that you need to know about the most exciting games of the MLB season including when they are, where they’ll be played, and where to find team merch to get into the spirit of the game.
Who is playing in the 2023 World Series?
The two teams playing the 2023 World Series are the Arizona Diamondbacks and the Texas Rangers. The showdown was decided once the Rangers beat the reigning champions, the Houston Astros, and the Diamondbacks defeated the Phillies. Both the Diamondbacks’ and Rangers’ presence at the 2023 World Series makes for a remarkable underdog story benefitting of the quintessential American sport. Both teams made historically quick turnarounds from being some of the worst-performing teams in 2021 to being the top teams of 2023.
When is the 2023 World Series?
The World Series is a best-of-seven tournament, meaning that if one team does well enough, games 5, 6, and/or 7 will not be played. Here’s the upcoming game schedule:
- Game 1 takes place on Friday, October 27
- Game 2 takes place on Saturday, October 28
- Game 3 takes place on Monday, October 30
- Game 4 takes place on Tuesday, October 31
- Game 5 takes place on Wednesday, November 1
- Game 6 takes place on Friday, November 3
- Game 7 takes place on Saturday, November 4
All games will start at 8:03 PM CDT.
Where is the 2023 World Series?
The 2023 World Series will be held at the Texas Rangers’ Globe Life Field in Arlington, Texas.
How to watch the 2023 World Series
Broadcasting rights to the 2023 MLB World Series are held by Fox, meaning that you’ll have to go through the network to watch the games live. They can be watched through MLB.tv or Fox Sports Go. You can also watch it via any live streaming service that offers Fox such as SlingTV or FuboTV.
Where to buy 2023 World Series merch
Whether you’re rooting for the Diamondbacks or Rangers, there are plenty of places to shop for merch to show off your team spirit.
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