BASEBALL PLAYOFFS

NLCS, St. Louis at Houston 4 p.m. WTTG-5, WBFF-45 [WTEM-980, joined in progress following Navy game]

ALCS, Chicago White Sox at Los Angeles Angels 7:30 p.m. WTTG-5, WBFF-45 [WTEM-980]

COLLEGE FOOTBALL

Alabama at Mississippi noon WUSA-9

Michigan State at Ohio State noon WJLA-7, WMAR-2

Wake Forest at Boston College noon WDCA-20

Wisconsin at Minnesota noon ESPN

Miami at Temple 1 p.m. Comcast

SportsNet

Northwestern at Purdue 1 p.m. ESPN2

Howard at Morgan State 1:30 p.m. [WBIS-1190]

Kent State at Navy 1:30 p.m. [WTEM-980, WNAV-1430]

Florida at Louisiana State 3:30 p.m. WUSA-9

Penn State at Michigan 3:30 p.m. WJLA-7, WMAR-2

Southern California at Notre Dame

3:30 p.m. WRC-4, WBAL-11 [WWRC-1260]

Alabama-Birmingham at Marshall 5 p.m. i

Georgia at Vanderbilt 7:15 p.m. ESPN2

Florida State at Virginia 7:45 p.m. ESPN [WTNT-570]

SOCCER

World Cup qualifier, Argentina vs.

Uruguay (taped) 2 p.m. Telemundo

World Cup qualifier, Costa Rica vs.

Guatemala (taped) 4 p.m. Telemundo

MLS, Columbus at D.C. United

7:30 p.m. Comcast SportsNet [WMET-1160 (English); WYSK-1350, WKDV-1460, WACA-1540, WLXE-1600 (Spanish)]

Mexican league, Morelia at Chivas (taped) 8 p.m. Telefutura

Mexican league, Cruz Azul at Necaxa (taped) 10 p.m. Telefutura

GOLF

LPGA Tour, Samsung World

Championship 1 p.m. WRC-4, WBAL-11; 2 p.m. Golf Channel

PGA Tour, Michelin Championship

3 p.m. USA

Champions Tour, Administaff Small

Business Classic 5 p.m. Golf Channel

AUTO RACING

NASCAR Nextel Cup, UAW-GM Quality 500 7 p.m. WRC-4, WBAL-11

HORSE RACING

Queen Elizabeth II Challenge 5 p.m. ESPN

BOXING

Sergio Mora vs. Peter Manfredo Jr.

11 p.m. ESPN