The San Francisco Giants vs. Cincinnati Reds face off in Game 5 of the MLB National League Division Series (NLDS) playoffs on Thursday (Oct. 11) at 1:00 p.m. E.T. This is the last game in the playoff series and will determine which team will go on to play either the Washington Nationals or St. Louis Cardinals. Read on to see where you can watch a live stream of the game online and catch up-to-date scores and baseball game highlights.
The Reds proved victorious early on in the series, winning Game 1: 5-2 and Game 2: 9-0. But the Giants kept themselves alive in Game 3 (2-1) and Game 4 (8-3). The winner of Wednesday afternoon's game will advance to the NL Championship Series.
The ballgame will be broadcasted on TBS, but for those fans who can't make it to a television MLB.tv offers a postseason online game package for $24.99 - the "TBS Hot Corner" also offers up-to-date game coverage and highlights. Although no live stream, espn.go offers great ballgame updates on scores and lineups.
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 San Francisco Giants and Cincinnati Reds will go on to play the winner of the Washington Nationals vs. St. Louis Cardinals NL Division Series playoffs. Those teams battled it out on Thursday in Game 4 with a Nationals victory. Both teams will play in Game 5 on Friday to see who will advance to the championship series.
For the full MLB postseason schedule click here.