ESPN will begin its 29th season of Major League Baseball coverage with a 10-game season-opening schedule, including an Opening Day quadruple-header on Thursday, March 29.
Tuesday’s one-hour Baseball Tonight prime time special, The 2017 Rawlings Gold Glove Award Announcement Show presented by Newell Brands, averaged 533,000 viewers on ESPN, according to Nielsen, making it the second most-watched Gold Glove Award show.
Dan Shulman calls the final out of the 2017 World Series on ESPN Radio as the Houston Astros win the Fall Classic for the first time.
ESPN will provide comprehensive, cross-platform coverage of the 113th Major League Baseball World Series between the Houston Astros and Los Angeles Dodgers starting with Game 1 on Tuesday, Oct. 24 from Dodger Stadium in Los Angeles.
Dan Shulman’s ESPN Radio call as the Los Angeles Dodgers defeat the Chicago Cubs in Game 5 of the National League Championship Series to advance to the World Series.
For its 20th consecutive season, ESPN Radio will broadcast the MLB Postseason. The coverage culminates with the 113th World Series on ESPN Radio beginning Tuesday, Oct. 24.
Two Baseball Tonight Roadshows, Plus SportsCenter On Site, Leading Into ESPN’s Exclusive AL Wild Card Game Telecast The 2017 MLB Postseason begins Tuesday, October 3, exclusively on ESPN with the MLB American League Wild Card Game telecast presented by Hankook Tire at 8 p.m. ET. Entering competition on September 28, the New York Yankees and … Read More
Ratings for ESPN’s Sunday Night Baseball presented by Taco Bell franchise – home of the exclusive, national MLB game of the week – increased by 10 percent in 2017, compared to last year, according to Nielsen. Sunday Night Baseball averaged a 1.1 U.S. household rating across 26 telecasts, up from a 1.0 rating in 2016.
ESPN today announced it has added a telecast to its MLB Postseason Impact Game slate this week as part of the Coca-Cola Zero Sugar Race to Zero. On Tuesday, September 26, the National League Central-leading Chicago Cubs and Anthony Rizzo visit the St. Louis Cardinals and Dexter Fowler. The Cardinals are part of the closely contested race with the Milwaukee Brewers and Colorado Rockies for the final spot in the NL Wild Card Game.