Cooler Temperatures for MLB Series Games

By Vickie Frantz, AccuWeather.com Staff Writer
October 06, 2012; 4:23 PM
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As the MLB Divisional Series playoff games get underway tonight, temperatures for Saturday's games will be chilly.

American League

In the American League match-up, the Oakland Athletics take on the Detroit Tigers Saturday evening at 6:07 ET.

The weather will be breezy and about 50 F at the time of the first pitch. By the end of the game, the temperatures will be in the lower 40s. Fans attending the game may want to wear a jacket.



National League

In tonight's National League match-up, the Cincinnati Reds will take on the San Francisco Giants at 9:37 ET.

It will be partly cloudy and cool at game time with temperatures in the lower 60s and falling into the lower 50s before the games end.

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