Sunday MLB on TBS to Present Matchup of American League Postseason Contenders – Boston Red Sox vs. Detroit Tigers, August 21, at 1 p.m. ET
Thursday, August 18, 2016
National League Contenders to Meet Over Next Two Weeks – Chicago Cubs vs. Los Angeles Dodgers,
August 28, at 4 p.m. & San Francisco Giants vs. Cubs, September 4, at 2 p.m.
Sunday MLB on TBS will present a battle between American League postseason contenders this weekend when the Boston Red Sox and July’s American League Player of the Month Mookie Betts visit the Detroit Tigers and All-Star Miguel Cabrera, August 21, at 1 p.m. ET. Brian Anderson and Hall of Famer Cal Ripken, Jr. will be on the call, with the telecast available locally in Detroit.
The network will feature two star-studded National League Postseason contenders on the following Sunday, when the NL Central-leading Chicago Cubs and Kris Bryant visit the NL West-leading Los Angeles Dodgers and Corey Seager, August 28, at 4 p.m. Anderson and Ripken will provide play-by-play and commentary for the game, with the telecast available locally in Los Angeles.
The Cubs will appear on TBS for the second consecutive Sunday when they host the NL Wild Card-leading San Francisco Giants, September 4, at 2 p.m. The full national telecast will be called by Anderson and veteran MLB on TBS analyst Ron Darling.
TBS is in its 9th consecutive year of live MLB regular season game coverage, with a lineup featuring 13 regular season Sunday afternoon telecasts and an extensive MLB Postseason schedule including the exclusive presentation of the American League Wild Card Game, both American League Division Series and the American League Championship Series in 2016.
Upcoming Sunday MLB on TBS Schedule
Aug. 21, 1 p.m. ET Boston Red Sox @ Detroit Tigers
Brian Anderson (play-by-play) and Cal Ripken, Jr. (analyst)
Aug. 28, 4 p.m. Chicago Cubs @ Los Angeles Dodgers
Anderson (play-by-play) and Ripken (analyst)
Sept. 4, 2 p.m. San Francisco Giants @ Chicago Cubs
Anderson (play-by-play) and Ron Darling (analyst)