Recap show to cover the month’s top plays, finishes and transactions
September 1, 2009 – Today at 5:00 p.m. ET, MLB Network will air MLB Tonight: August Special, a new hour-long monthly show recapping recent trends, transactions, leaders and stats. MLB Network’s Greg Amsinger, Harold Reynolds, Sean Casey and Tom Verducci will break down the American League and National League teams and players of the month as well as the top statistical leaders, home runs, defensive plays, finishes, bizarre moments and historical milestones.
MLB Tonight: August Special will re-air on MLB Network on Sunday, September 6 at 8:00 p.m. ET. Additional monthly recap shows are planned for September and October.
Following the show, Reynolds will join Victor Rojas, Al Leiter and Ken Rosenthal on MLB Tonight at 6:00 p.m. ET to preview Tuesday’s MLB match-ups.
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