Recently-Acquired White Sox Starter Francisco Liriano to Face Angels’ Dan Haren
“Sunday MLB on TBS” continues August 5 at 2 p.m. ET with a match-up of American League Postseason contenders featuring rookie phenom Mike Trout and the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim taking on Paul Konerko and the Chicago White Sox from U.S. Cellular Park. Francisco Liriano (3-10), recently acquired at the trade deadline, is scheduled to start for the White Sox against Angels probable starter Dan Haren (8-8). Calling the action will be Dick Stockton (play-by-play) and Dennis Eckersley (analyst).
In October, TBS will exclusively televise the American League (AL) and National League (NL) Wild Card games and will once again provide coverage of all four MLB Division Series (DS) and exclusive coverage of the American League Championship Series (ALCS).
The network will announce future games on its schedule coinciding with its selection windows. The games included in the TBS MLB package will not be televised in the team’s home television territory.
TBS has broadcast MLB games for more than 30 years, serving as the exclusive home of the MLB Division Series (DS) and one League Championship Series (LCS) since 2007 and home of Atlanta Braves coverage from 1977 to 2007.
“SUNDAY MLB ON TBS” SCHEDULE:
|Sun., August 5|
|2 p.m. ET||Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim @ Chicago White Sox|
|Announcers: Dick Stockton (play-by-play) and Dennis Eckersley (analyst)|
UPCOMING “SUNDAY MLB ON TBS” SCHEDULE:
|Sun., August 12|
|2 p.m.||Oakland Athletics @ Chicago White Sox|
|Announcers: Dick Stockton (play-by-play) and John Smoltz (analyst)|
|Sun., August 19|
|1:30 p.m.||Los Angeles Dodgers @ Atlanta Braves|
|Announcers: Ernie Johnson (play-by-play) and John Smoltz (analyst)|