Game 1 is in the books for each of the four MLB playoff series. I don't have the time to go into the details, so I have hyperlinked articles for y'all to peruse.
Yesterday, the Philadelphia Phillies beat the visiting Milwaukee Brewers 3-1. Read about it here.
The visiting Los Angeles Dodgers creamed the Chicago Cubs by the score of 7-2, helped along by James Loney's grand slam. Read about it here.
The final game of yesterday saw the visiting Boston Red Sox beat the Los Angeles Angels 4-1. Read about it here.
Today's only Game 1 saw the hosting Tampa Bay Rays defeat the Chicago White Sox 6-4. Read about it here.
Both the Brewers and the Cubs will try to avoid the 0-2 hole tonight as they play Game 2 against the Phillies and the Dodgers, respectively.