What to watch as you lounge on the Beanbag Chair of Highly Questionable Taste ...
• MLB: National League Championship Series, Game 5, New York Mets at St. Louis. Oh no, Lou Piniella's in the booth! No one's job is safe! Run! (Note: This game is unlikely to be played. Freaking rain.) [Fox]
• NFL: Chicago at Arizona. May be a good time for Denny Green to flee to Mexico. [ESPN]
• NHL: Carolina at Tampa Bay. Players from these traditional hockey hotbeds do not like each other. [Versus]