The Atlantic County Baseball League playoffs begin today.

The best-of-three quarterfinal series will take place today, Tuesday and, if necessary, Wednesday. All games start at 7 p.m.

The top four seeds - Margate, Absecon, Hammonton and defending champion Northfield - host games tonight. Tuesday's games will be played at the lower seeds' fields. If necessary, Wednesday games will be played at the higher seeds.

The semifinal series start Aug. 6 and also will be best-of-three. The finals are a best-of-five series beginning Aug.13.

Today's playoff games

(8) Egg Harbor Township at (1) Margate

(7) Egg Harbor City at (2) Absecon

(6) Ventnor at (3) Hammonton

(5) Wildwood at (4) Northfield