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09/25/08 5:00 PM ET

Astros NLDS tickets to go on sale

Season-ticket holders, registered fans get presale opportunity

HOUSTON -- The Astros are barely hanging on in the race for the Wild Card, but in the event they do make it to October, there are tickets to be sold.

The Astros recently announced National League Division Series ticket purchase opportunities. Tickets for Games 3 and 4, which would be played on Saturday, Oct. 4 and Sunday, Oct. 5, will go on sale to the general public on Monday, beginning at 8 a.m. CT. They can be purchased at astros.com or at the Minute Maid Park Box Office.

Season-ticket holders will be e-mailed information regarding their presale opportunity, which began Thursday at noon and will end at 9 p.m. on Friday.

Fans who are registered at astros.com will receive an e-mail Friday morning, regarding a presale opportunity that will begin Saturday and end Sunday.

For more information, please contact Astros Ticket Services at 1-800-ASTROS2.

Alyson Footer is a reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.