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SportsCenter on the Road Spring Training Bus Tour Coverage Begins Saturday

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  • Bus Tour to Visit Cubs, Indians, Red Sox and Yankees Spring Training Sites
  • Sunday Night Baseball Analysts Jessica Mendoza and Aaron Boone to Contribute to Coverage
  • SportsCenter Anchor Randy Scott to Visit Five Spring Training Sites in Five Days

 SportsCenter on the Road powered by Ford will begin its Spring Training bus tour, providing on-site updates from around the league and interviews with key players, this Saturday, Feb. 18, from the Chicago Cubs camp in Mesa, AZ. SportsCenter anchor Jay Crawford will be hosting the coverage throughout the day Saturday with Sunday Night Baseball analysts Aaron Boone and Jessica Mendoza and reporters Tim Kurkjian and Pedro Gomez. Coverage from the Cubs’ camp continues Sunday, anchored by Matt Barrie. Sunday coverage will include Barrie speaking with the Cubs’ owner Tom Ricketts, Mendoza with manager Joe Maddon and Crawford with president of baseball operations Theo Epstein.

Monday, Feb. 20, the bus travels to the Cleveland Indians’ camp in Goodyear, Ariz. Crawford, Boone, Mendoza and Kurkjian will be providing insight and interviews throughout the day, including Kurkjian speaking with Indians’ manager Terry Francona.

The tour moves to Florida beginning Saturday, Feb. 25. Crawford, Kurkjian, Mendoza and analyst Eduardo Perez will report from the Boston Red Sox camp in Fort Myers. Sunday, they travel to the New York Yankees’ Spring Training site in Tampa.

SportsCenter anchor Randy Scott will visit five Spring Training sites in five days beginning Monday, Feb. 20, including the Washington Nationals, Baltimore Orioles, Pittsburgh Pirates, New York Mets and Red Sox. Scott will provide inside access and unique features with key players at each facility.

Reporters, including Buster Olney, Marly Rivera, Michelle Steele, Gomez and others will continue on-site, in-depth coverage from Arizona and Florida throughout Spring Training.

Spring Training segments will air throughout the day on SportsCenter. Telecasts are also available on WatchESPN and the ESPN App.

Media contacts: Ben Cafardo at [email protected] or 860-766-3496. On Twitter: @Ben_ESPN;

Michael Skarka at [email protected] or 860-766-1342 On Twitter: @Michael_ESPN.