TV best bets with the Braves in World Series, Colin Kaepernick, ‘The Last O.G,’ ‘Paranormal Activity’ sequel

10/23/21 - Atlanta - Atlanta Braves relief pitcher Will Smith, second from left, and first baseman Freddie Freeman (5) celebrate the final out as shortstop Orlando Arcia (9) and catcher William Contreras (24) run onto the field to advance to the World Series in game 6 at the National League Championship Series at Truist Park, Saturday October 23, 2021, in Atlanta. Curtis Compton / curtis.compton@ajc.com
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10/23/21 - Atlanta - Atlanta Braves relief pitcher Will Smith, second from left, and first baseman Freddie Freeman (5) celebrate the final out as shortstop Orlando Arcia (9) and catcher William Contreras (24) run onto the field to advance to the World Series in game 6 at the National League Championship Series at Truist Park, Saturday October 23, 2021, in Atlanta. Curtis Compton / curtis.compton@ajc.com

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The CW’ s ‘Walker’ is back as well.

The Atlanta Braves will be competing in the World Series for the first time in 22 years and will be on the Fox network this week Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday against the Houston Astros.

Joe Buck and former Atlanta Braves standout John Smoltz will call the games.

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Otherwise, it’s a relatively quiet week. TBS’ “The O.G.” with Tracy Morgan is back Tuesday for a fourth season though Tiffany Haddish has departed. The CW’s “Walker” returns on Thursday for a second season.

O’Shea Jackson stars in a new Apple TV+ drama about youth basketball called “Swagger” Friday. On the same day, Netflix offers up a scripted look at football player Colin Kaepernick with Ava DuVernay involved as an executive producer called “Colin in Black and White.”. And Paramount+ that day is releasing a new “Paranormal Activity” sequel.

This covers Monday, Oct. 25, and Sunday, Oct. 31.

MONDAY

“Y: The Last Man” 12:01 a.m. Hulu on FX — As tensions at the Pentagon come to a head, Jennifer faces a new, surprising threat. Meanwhile, the Amazons hit the road.

“All American” 8 p.m. the CW (fourth season debut) — After the earth-shattering events of the Beverly and Crenshaw State Championship, Spencer also needs to come to terms what happened with Coop and Layla.

“Dancing With the Stars” 8 p.m. ABC — It’s a horror night theme.

“4400″ the CW (new series) — Over the last century at least 4,400 people who were overlooked, undervalued or otherwise marginalized vanished without a trace off the face of the planet.

“The Big Leap” 9:01 p.m. Fox — With the premiere of the show only a day away, Brittney and Simon get a surprise visit from their overbearing mother.

“The Good Doctor″ 10 p.m. ABC — Dr. Shaun Murphy and the team treat a young girl whose father’s personal research complicates their treatment plans.

“Ordinary Joe” 10:01 p.m. NBC — With Jenny out of town for work, Nurse Joe faces the challenges of parenting Christopher alone.

TUESDAY

“Sex: Unzipped” 3:01 a.m. Netflix (new series) — Rap superstar Saweetie hosts a celebration of sexual health and positivity,

“The Bachelorette” 8 p.m. ABC — Michelle steps into the next phase of her journey with the 23 remaining men for a whirlwind week of firsts.

“Queen Sugar” 8 p.m. OWN — Charley makes a decision about running for Congress, Isaiah offers support to Micah, and Nova deals with the effects of the police raid.

“The World Series” 8:09 p.m. Fox — Game 1 between the Astros and the Braves in Houston.

“La Brea” 9 p.m. NBC — Eve, Levi and the rest of the search party explore a mysterious fort that raises more questions than answers.

“Chucky” 10 p.m. Syfy, USA — Chucky reminisces about his first murder, urging Jake to make a choice —kill or be killed.

“The Last O.G.” 10 p.m. TBS (fourth season debut) — Last season’s finale saw Tray fall victim to a violent attack, and season four will follow his personal reawakening.

“Impeachment: American Crime Story” 10 p.m. FX — The president must admit the truth to the nation and to the first lady.

“New Amsterdam” 10 p.m. NBC — Dr. Reynolds and Dr. Malvo have a heart-to-heart with Dr. Baptiste.

“Queens” 10:01 a.m. ABC — Brianna deals with the truths of her marriage.

WEDNESDAY

“Dopesick” 12:01 a.m. Hulu — With OxyContin abuse spreading across the country, Bridget brings the fight to Purdue while Rick and Randy seek to find a whistleblower within Purdue to tie their case together.

“Hyptonic” 3:01 a.m. Netflix — A young woman seeking self-improvement enlists the help of a hypnotist.

“The Goldbergs” 8 p.m. ABC — Missing his Pops, Adam finds himself disenchanted with his once-favorite time of year, Halloween.

“Survivor” 8 p.m. CBS — The merge happens.

“Chicago Med” 8 p.m. NBC — Stevie’s personal and professional worlds collide when her mother becomes her patient.

“The World Series” 8:09 p.m. Fox — Game 2 between the Astros and the Braves in Houston.

“The Wonder Years 8:30 p.m. ABC — Coach Long and Bill take the boys on a camping trip as part of their scout troop.

“The Conners” 9 p.m. ABC — The Conner home is decked out for Halloween despite the leak in the roof that forces Dan and Louise to cancel their honeymoon.

“Chicago Fire” 9 p.m. NBC — A major security breach in the city’s computer networks forces Firehouse 51′s senior leaders to take matters into their own hands.

“CSI: Vegas” 10 p.m. CBS — The CSI team investigates when a body is dug up in the luau pit of a Hawaiian-themed hotel.

“The Sinner” 10 p.m. USA — Ambrose heads to the mainland to learn more about Percy’s past and uncovers dark family secrets.

“A Million Little Things” 10 p.m. ABC — Gary’s attempt to make things right for Sophie comes with unexpected repercussions.

THURSDAY

“Love Life” 3:01 a.m. HBO Max (second season debut) — William Jackson Harper of “The Good Place” fame joins the cast.

“Selena + Chef” 3:01 a.m. HBO Max (third season debut) — The singer keeps on working the kitchen.

“Star Trek: Prodigy” 3:01 a.m. Paramount+ (new series) — In this animated series, a motley crew of young aliens in the Delta Quadrant find an abandoned Starfleet ship, the USS Protostar. Taking control of the ship, they must learn to work together as they make their way towards the Alpha Quadrant. Kate Mulgrew from “Star Trek: Voyager” returns.

“The Blacklist” 8 p.m. NBC — A kidnapping poses a test for the capabilities of the Task Force as they contend with a mysterious pirating organization.

“Walker″ 8 p.m. the CW (second season debut) — Walker realizes his life is at risk and confronts Captain James, who confesses to him the real reason Micki went undercover.

“Young Sheldon” 8 p.m. CBS —Sheldon, Missy and Georgie adapt to new living arrangements. Also, Meemaw opens a gambling room

“Ghosts” 9:01 p.m. CBS — On Halloween at Woodstone Mansion, the ghosts try to help Sam and Jay protect their home from the neighborhood kids who annually vandalize the house.

“What We Do in the Shadows” 10 p.m. Syfy (third season finale) — The housemates grieve the loss of one of their own.

“Bull” 10 a.m. CBS — Bull faces uncertainty in court, when TAC handles a class action suit against a vaping company selling malfunctioning devices.

FRIDAY

“Fairfax” 12:01 a.m. Amazon Prime (new series) — An animated series that follows four middle school best friends on their never-ending quest for clout on Fairfax Avenue in Los Angeles.

“The Morning Show” 12:01 a.m. Apple TV+ — Alex takes a trip to finally find closure.

“Swagger” 12:01 a.m. Apple TV+ (new series) — Inspired by Kevin Durant’s experiences, this series explores the world of youth basketball, and the players, their families and coaches who walk the fine line between dreams and ambition, and opportunism and corruption. O’Shea Jackson stars.

“Colin in Black and White” 3:01 a.m. Netflix (new series) — This drama series from Colin Kaepernick and Ava DuVernay explores Kaepernick’s high school years and the experiences that led him to become an activist.

“Paranormal Activity: Next of Kin” 3:01 a.m. Paramount+ — This marks a new era for this franchise, this time focused on creepy Amish folks.

“Scooby Doo: Where Are You Now?” 8 p.m. the CW — The gang gathers at Warner Bros. Studios to reminisce about their favorite cases and how they were filmed. But it turns out that the backlot may have its own monster problem!

“Shark Tank” 8 p.m. ABC — Nirav Tolia, founder of the successful neighborhood networking service, Nextdoor, brings his desire to inspire and mentor the country’s sharpest entrepreneurs in this week’s new episode.

“The World Series” 8:09 p.m. Fox — Game 3 between the Astros and the Braves in Atlanta.

WEEKEND

“The World Series” 8:09 p.m. Saturday Fox — Game 4 between the Astros and the Braves in Atlanta.

“Call the Midwife” 8 p.m. Sunday GPB — With sister Hilda away on a refresher course, sister Julienne steps in to carry out home visits.

“Doctor Who” 8 p.m. Sunday BBCA (13th season debut) — A version of this show has been around for 58 years.

“Celebrity Wheel of Fortune” 8 p.m. Sunday ABC — Anthony Michael Hall Mario Cantone and Loni Love.

“The Equalizer” 8 p.m. Sunday CBS — McCall comes closer than ever to being captured when she races to prevent the murder of District Attorney Grafton, the prosecutor seeking to bring her to justice.

“BMF” 8 p.m. Sunday Starz — Meech and Terry create a new system for “The 50 Boyz” to operate more efficiently, while a secret within their ranks threatens to tear the crew apart.

“The World Series” 8:15 p.m. Sunday Fox — Game 5 between the Astros and the Braves in Atlanta.

“Fear the Walking Dead” 9 p.m. Sunday AMC — June and Dorie’s routine in Teddy’s fallout shelter is disrupted when they discover the origins of their home and its sinister connections to Teddy’s past.

“Diana” 9 p.m. Sunday CNN — Diana shocks the nation with a book detailing hidden truths of her life.

“Succession” 9 p.m. Sunday HBO — With the DOJ at the door, Logan summons his arsenal, while Tom makes a potentially life changing offer.

“Insecure” 10 p.m. HBO — Molly contemplates jumping back into the dating pool, while Issa – struggling to find her footing at work – leans on an old friend.

“SEAL Team” 10 p.m. Sunday CBS — As each member of Bravo confronts major family obstacles, the team gets spun up on a sudden mission in Africa.

“The Rookie” 10 p.m. Sunday ABC — When a new designer drug hits L.A. streets, it turns users into “zombies,” and Officer Nolan and the team have a Halloween they won’t soon forget.

“Curb Your Enthusiasm” 10:30 p.m. HBO — Larry is forced to attend an ill-fated work meeting and investigates the truth behind a faulty toilet. Determined to unravel a mystery of his own, Jeff employs Larry’s detective skills.

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