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TBS Scores its Most-Watched LCS Game 2 Ever with 6.8 Million Viewers for Sunday’s Cubs/Dodgers Telecast

NLCS Game 2 Drives TBS to Win the Night Across All of Cable Television;
Sunday’s Cubs/Dodgers NLCS Game 2 Up 162% vs. 2016

2017 MLB Postseason Continues to Garner Audience Increases Across All Turner Platforms

2017 NLCS Game 1 Delivers Audience Increases Across All Turner Platforms

TBS’s Exclusive NLCS Game 1 Coverage Averages 6.4 Million Viewers, Up 56% vs. 2016;
TBS Wins the Night Across All Networks in Primetime

Turner’s TV Everywhere Platforms Up 164% For NLCS Game 1

2017 NLDS Delivers Audience Increases Across All Turner Platforms

TBS’s Exclusive NLDS Coverage Averages 3.7 Million Viewers, Up +29% Over 2016;
NLDS on TBS Garners Double-Digit Growth in All Key Demos

Turner’s TV Everywhere Platforms Up 102% During 2017 MLB Postseason

TBS’s Exclusive 2017 National League Division Series Coverage Scoring Increases Across All Platforms

Network’s NLDS Coverage Averaging 3.2 Million Viewers, Up +14% Over 2016

Turner’s TV Everywhere Platforms Up 39% in Total Minutes Consumed

TBS’s exclusive presentation of the 2017 National League Division Series – the Chicago Cubs vs. Washington Nationals and Arizona Diamondbacks vs. Los Angeles Dodgers – has averaged 3.2 million total viewers through Saturday’s Game 2 coverage, an increase of 14% over last year’s comparable game telecasts.  Additional highlights include:

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Ernie Johnson

MLB on TBS - Play-by-Play Announcer

TURNER SPORTS

Cal Ripken, Jr.

MLB on TBS - Game Analyst

TURNER SPORTS

  • Cal Ripken, Jr. is an MLB on TBS game analyst and has worked on the network’s game telecast coverage of the MLB regular season and Postseason since 2013. He was a studio analyst for the network’s postseason coverage from 2007-12.
  • Ripken also appeared in-studio for TBS’ exclusive coverage of the MLB All-Star Selection Show from 2007-12.

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Ron Darling

MLB on TBS - Game Analyst

TURNER SPORTS

  • Ron Darling is an MLB on TBS game analyst for the network’s regular season and Postseason telecast coverage, a role in which he has served since 2008. Darling was a guest studio analyst for the network’s postseason coverage in 2007.

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Dennis Eckersley

MLB on TBS - Game Analyst

TURNER SPORTS

  • Dennis Eckersley is a TBS MLB analyst and has worked on the network’s coverage of the MLB Postseason since 2008 (from the studio, 2008-2012, and in the booth since 2013.
  • Eckersley was a TBS MLB studio analyst for the MLB All-Star Selection Show from 2008-2012.

CAREER

Pedro Martinez

MLB on TBS - Studio Analyst

TURNER SPORTS

  • Pedro Martinez is an MLB on TBS studio analyst for the network’s regular season and Postseason game coverage.  2016 marks Martinez’ fourth year in the role with TBS.

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MLB on TBS Postseason Conference Call Webcast

MLB on TBS studio analysts Pedro Martinez, Gary Sheffield and Dusty Baker joined host Casey Stern on Wednesday, October 7 at 1 p.m. ET to answer media and fan questions previewing the 2015 MLB Postseason. Fans submitted their questions via Twitter using the hashtag #MLBonTBS. TBS is the exclusive television home of the 2015 National League Postseason, beginning with MLB Postseason Pre-Game on TBS.

MLB POSTSEASON ON TBS -- ZAC BROWN BAND'S “HEAVY IS THE HEAD”

Zac Brown Band performs “Heavy is the Head” from their latest Jekyll + Hyde album. TBS will serve as the exclusive home for 2015 National League postseason coverage.

Bryan Cranston Performs One-Man MLB on TBS Postseason Show

Looking for a new challenge in his career, actor Bryan Cranston of Breaking Bad puts on a one-man recreation of the MLB Postseason in this new commercial for MLB on TBS.

Turner Sports Gears Up for 2013 MLB Postseason with Introduction of New “Truss Cam” Technology

Turner Sports Gears Up for 2013 MLB Postseason with Introduction of New Truss Cam Technology

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DUSTY BAKER JOINS MLB ON TBS STUDIO TEAM

Dusty Baker, a three-time National League Manager of the Year, has joined Turner Sports as a studio analyst for MLB on TBS coverage leading up to and throughout the 2015 MLB Postseason