Beginning Tuesday, SEC Network will again air the first, second, third, quarterfinal and semifinal rounds of the 2017 SEC Baseball Tournament – a total of 16 games – with the championship game airing on ESPN2.
ESPN concludes its 1,000+ college baseball game schedule with a record thirteen conference championship games over ESPN, ESPN2, ESPNU, SEC Network and streaming on ACC Network Extra, ESPN3 and SEC Network +.
ESPN today announced its game selection for the June 11 edition of the exclusive, full-national Sunday Night Baseball telecast presented by Taco Bell: The Boston Red Sox and Mookie Betts will host the Detroit Tigers and Miguel Cabrera from Fenway Park at 8 p.m. ET on ESPN.
Longhorn Network will provide fans with over five hours of live baseball and softball this Friday, May 19, starting with Texas against Texas State in the NCAA Division I Softball Championship Regionals at 4 p.m. CT. Texas Baseball GameDay will air 6-6:30 p.m. CT with West Virginia vs. Texas baseball to begin at 6:30 p.m. CT.
Two-time World Series Champion David Ross will make his debut as an ESPN analyst this week on Wednesday Night Baseball (May 17). Ross will join play-by-play commentator Jon Sciambi and analyst Aaron Boone to provide analysis as the Boston Red Sox visit the National League Central-leading St. Louis Cardinals. The telecast starts at 8 p.m. ET.
ESPN’s Global Game series, which celebrates various cultural influences on the game of baseball, returns Monday, May 15 with a special episode of Monday Night Baseball presented by USAA: The Miami Marlins and Giancarlo Stanton host the Houston Astros and Carlos Correa at Marlins Park in Miami, Fla., at 7 p.m. ET. on ESPN. The May 15 Global Game will focus on Puerto Rico.
Una ambiciosa iniciativa editorial bilingüe explora la pregunta: ‘¿Qué significa ser latino en el béisbol de la MLB?’ Béisbol Experience se prepara para ejercer una experiencia relevante mediante las plataformas de ESPN, rumbo al MLB All Stars en Miami Béisbol Experience de ESPN es una iniciativa editorial bilingüe e integral que reflexiona sobre una … Read More
ESPN’s Béisbol Experience is a comprehensive, dual-language editorial initiative, which is exploring an important and complex question – ‘what does it mean to be a Latino player today in Major League Baseball?’ During the 2017 MLB season, ESPN’s domestic and international platforms are providing compelling content related to that significant question through deep reporting, immersive storytelling and hundreds of interviews and profiles, in both English and Spanish.
ESPN today announced it has re-signed veteran MLB analyst Eduardo Pérez with a new multiyear deal. Pérez provides analysis primarily on ESPN’s Monday Night Baseball (since 2016) with additional appearances on Wednesday Night Baseball. He also provides commentary across ESPN’s news and information programming, including SportsCenter, which he has done since 2014 when he returned to ESPN.
The total live audience (television + streaming) for ESPN’s 16 MLB game telecasts in April was up 19 percent from last year, averaging 1,352,000 viewers, according to Nielsen. On television, ESPN generated 1,315,000 average viewers (p2+), up 18 percent from last April, and ESPN’s average minute streaming audience of 37,000 viewers was up 100 percent from April 2016.