At this point within Major League Baseball, the regular season should be over as the remaining eight teams enter the post season competition to vie for the ultimate playoff position: representing their respective side in the World Series.
However the American League Central Division race ended Sunday with a tie between the Detroit Tigers and the Minnesota Twins, forcing a one game sudden death play off game between the two teams.
Yet instead of that game being played tonight, the National Football League either could not or would not reschedule the Monday Night game between the Green Bay Packers and the Minnesota Vikings, causing MLB officials to delay the Twins-Tigers playoff game to Tuesday night.
The first round of the baseball playoffs will start Wednesday, October 7th.
More on this story as it develops.