The 2015 Major League Baseball playoffs begin on Tuesday evening, with the New York Yankees in the American League wild-card game.

Below, the two respective managers, A.J. Hinch of the Astros, and Joe Girardi of the Yankees, discuss the match-up:

The two respective starting pitchers, 20-game winner Dallas Keuchel of the Astros, and Masahiro Tanaka of the Yankees, gave their thoughts on the first playoff game of 2015:

The winner of the single game will move on to take on the Kansas City Royals in the American League Division Series.

First pitch is scheduled for 7 pm.