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Posted by Ben Cafardo on September 30, 2014

MLB on ESPN Audience Increases for Second Straight Year

ESPN’s 25th Major League Baseball season saw an audience increase of three percent compared to 2013, according to Nielsen. An average audience of 1,129,000 viewers (p2+) tuned in to Major League Baseball games across ESPN’s regular prime time game platforms – Sunday Night Baseball, Monday Night Baseball and Wednesday Night Baseball – this season. This [...]

Category: Baseball, MLB

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Posted by Ben Cafardo on September 22, 2014

ESPN’s MLB Postseason Impact Games: Orioles-Yankees, Giants-Dodgers Full National Telecasts Added to Schedule

ESPN announced today it has added two additional Major League Baseball Postseason Impact Games to its schedule. On Tuesday, September 23, Nelson Cruz and the Baltimore Orioles will visit Derek Jeter and the New York Yankees at 7 p.m. ET on ESPN. The Orioles have clinched the American League East and are jockeying for home [...]

Category: Baseball, MLB

Sunday Night Baseball - March 29, 2013

Posted by Ben Cafardo on September 11, 2014

ESPN to Exclusively Televise MLB NL Wild Card Game Oct. 1

ESPN Media Zone: ESPN MLB Media Kit Multiplatform Wild Card Coverage across ESPN Deportes, ESPN International & ESPN Audio For the first time, ESPN will exclusively televise Major League Baseball’s National League Wild Card Game presented by Budweiser on Wednesday, Oct. 1 (start time is tbd). The Sunday Night Baseball team – play-by-play voice Dan Shulman, [...]

Category: Baseball, MLB

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Posted by Ben Cafardo on September 10, 2014

ESPN’s MLB Postseason Impact Games: Brewers-Cardinals, Tigers-Royals Added to Schedule

ESPN Images: Downloadable Photos ESPN Media Zone: ESPN MLB Media Kit ESPN announced today it has added two Major League Baseball Postseason Impact Games to its schedule. On Tuesday, September 16, the Milwaukee Brewers will visit the St. Louis Cardinals at 8 p.m. ET on ESPN. The Cardinals currently sit atop the National League Central, while [...]

Category: Baseball, MLB

Baseball Tonight - September 8, 2014

Posted by Ben Cafardo on September 9, 2014

Curt Schilling to Resume ESPN MLB Analyst Role Starting Thursday

Three-time World Series Champion Curt Schilling will rejoin ESPN and resume his MLB analyst role starting with Thursday’s 10 p.m. ET edition of Baseball Tonight (ESPN2). Schilling will appear on the set with ESPN MLB Insiders Buster Olney, Tim Kurkjian, Jayson Stark and Keith Law from the Baseball Tonight studio at ESPN’s Bristol, Conn. campus. [...]

Category: Baseball, MLB

John Kruk - March 29, 2013

Posted by Ben Cafardo on September 8, 2014

Division-leading St. Louis Cardinals to host Cincinnati Reds in ESPN’s 25th Sunday Night Baseball Season Finale

ESPN announced today its game selection for the September 21 edition of Sunday Night Baseball presented by Taco Bell as the National League Central-leading St. Louis Cardinals host the Cincinnati Reds in ESPN’s 25th Sunday Night Baseball season finale. Dan Shulman, analyst John Kruk and reporter Buster Olney will provide commentary for the telecast, which [...]

Category: MLB

LeBron James of the Cleveland Cavaliers

Posted by Ben Cafardo on August 13, 2014

ABC & ESPN 2014-15 NBA Schedule

LeBron James, Kobe Bryant, Kevin Durant, Derrick Rose, Chris Paul, Carmelo Anthony in Action during Star-studded NBAOpening Week on ESPN LeBron James Returns to Miami for Cleveland Cavaliers-Miami Heat Christmas Day Showdown Oklahoma City Thunder and reigning NBA MVP Kevin Durant Lead the Way with 16 Total Appearances ABC & ESPN Combine for 90 National [...]

Category: Basketball, NBA

Bill Simmons - KIA NBA Countdown - January 30, 2013

Posted by Ben Cafardo on August 12, 2014

The Grantland Basketball Show with Bill Simmons to Debut October 21 on ESPN

First Grantland-branded Television Series to Include Up to 18 One-hour Episodes during NBA Season ESPN will debut the first Grantland-branded television series – The Grantland Basketball Show – featuring Grantland Editor-in-chief Bill Simmons, on Tuesday, October 21, at 8 p.m. ET on ESPN. The Grantland Basketball Show will feature lively discussion about a variety of [...]

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