Everything you need to know as the Brewers begin the playoff push against the Atlanta Braves ⚾
MILWAUKEE (CBS 58) -- CBS 58 Anchors Pauleen Le and Mike Curkov are at American Family Field this morning, Friday Oct. 8 with everything you need to know for game one of the National League Division Series.
It's the first game of the Brewers 2021 playoff push, but the team is no stranger to October. This is the fourth year in a row the team has made it to the playoffs.
The game starts at 3:37 p.m., lots open at 12:30 p.m. and gates open at 1:10 p.m.
Two baseball legends will throw the ceremonial first pitch- commissioner Bud Selig and hall-of-famer Bob Uecker.
Corbin Burnes will take the mound for the Brewers for game one.
Saturday's game will start at 4:07 p.m. on Saturday Oct. 9, and the team will head back to Atlanta for games three and four on Oct. 11 and Oct. 12.
They will come back to Milwaukee for a game five if needed.
Liamani Segura will sing the national anthem for game one.
Watch below to see memorabilia from the last time the Brewers were in the World Series in 1982.
This series matchup also brings back memories from when the Atlanta Braves called Milwaukee home. Brewers scorekeeper and super fan Dennis Sell joined the CBS 58 Morning News team to share some memorabilia from the Milwaukee Braves era.
People around the city are also putting their "claws Up" for the team. You can catch the games this weekend at the Deer District for watch parties, or The Mecca Sports Bar, and the Beer Garden at Fiserv Forum.
The Bucks teammates also wished the Brewers good luck in this video posted to Facebook.
Purple Door Ice Cream and National Bakery have Brewers themed treats!