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Division Leading Houston Astros & Los Angeles Dodgers Featured During Sunday MLB on TBS Showcase Aug. 23 at 2 p.m. ET

On Deck – New York Mets vs. Boston Red Sox – Sunday, Aug. 30, at 1 p.m.

This weekend, Sunday MLB on TBS will feature the American League West-leading Houston Astros, three-time All-Star second baseman Jose Altuve and dynamic rookie shortstop Carlos Correa hosting the National League West-leading Los Angeles Dodgers, outfielder Yasiel Puig and Cy Young candidate and probable starting pitcher Zack Greinke on August 23 at 2 p.m. ET.  This Sunday’s telecast will mark the first appearance by the Astros in the eight-year history of Sunday MLB on TBS, with the game being available in the Houston market. Ernie Johnson (play-by-play) and Hall of Famer Cal Ripken, Jr. (analyst) will handle the call.

Coverage will continue Sunday, Aug. 30, at 1 p.m. when Yoenis Cespedes and the first place New York Mets host David Ortiz and the Boston Red Sox.  Brian Anderson will provide play-by-play, joined by veteran MLB on TBS analyst Ron Darling in the broadcast booth.

Live streaming coverage of all regular season MLB on TBS games is available via http://www.tbs.com/watchtbs/ and the Watch TBS app.  Fans are able to access the games whenever and wherever they desire by logging in with the user name and password provided by their TV service provider.

TBS is in its 8th consecutive year of live MLB game coverage, with a lineup featuring 13 regular season Sunday afternoon telecasts and an extensive MLB Postseason schedule including the exclusive presentation of the National League Wild Card Game, both National League Division Series and the National League Championship Series this year.

Upcoming Sunday MLB on TBS Schedule

August 23, 2 p.m. ET:  Los Angeles Dodgers @ Houston Astros
                                    Ernie Johnson (play-by-play) and Cal Ripken, Jr. (analyst)

August 30, 1 p.m.:       Boston Red Sox @ New York Mets
                                    Brian Anderson (play-by-play) and Ron Darling (analyst)

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Jay Moskowitz, Turner Sports (404) 885-2469                       jay.moskowitz@turner.com