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Sunday MLB on TBS Continues with Third Consecutive Full National Telecast Pittsburgh Pirates vs. New York Mets August 16 at 1 p.m. ET

Sunday MLB on TBS will continue August 16 at 1 p.m. ET with a full national telecast featuring a match-up of National League playoff contenders as the Pittsburgh Pirates and NL MVP candidate Andrew McCutchen visit the New York Mets and trade-deadline acquisition Yoenis Cespedes with probable starting pitcher Matt Harvey.  Brian Anderson will provide play-by-play, joined by veteran MLB on TBS analyst Ron Darling in the broadcast booth.

Making their first appearance in the eight-year history of Sunday MLB on TBS, the Houston Astros will host the Los Angeles Dodgers on August 23 at 2 p.m. in an Interleague match-up of playoff contenders.  The game is available in the Houston market and Ernie Johnson (play-by-play) and Hall of Famer Cal Ripken, Jr. (analyst) will be on the call.

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 16, 1 p.m. ET:  Pittsburgh Pirates @ New York Mets
                                    Brian Anderson (play-by-play) and Ron Darling (analyst)

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

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