Cy Young Award-Winning Yankee CC Sabathia to Pitch Against the Rays’ James Shields
“Sunday MLB on TBS” continues on August 1 when eleven-time All-Star and former World Series MVP Derek Jeter and the New York Yankees visit All-Star third baseman Evan Longoria and the Tampa Bay Rays at Tropicana Field at 1:30 p.m. (ET). CC Sabathia is scheduled to pitch for the Yankees against the Rays’ probable starter James Shields. Ernie Johnson will call play-by-play alongside analysts Buck Martinez and Dennis Eckersley.
“Sunday MLB on TBS” includes match-ups on TBS every Sunday afternoon throughout the regular season. The network will also begin providing exclusive coverage of the Division Series and the American League Championship Series (ALCS) in October 2010.
TBS has broadcast MLB coverage 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:
TIME (ET) EVENT
Sun., August 1
1:30 p.m. New York Yankees @ Tampa Bay Rays
Announcers: Ernie Johnson (play-by-play), Buck Martinez (analyst) & Dennis Eckersley (analyst)
Sun., August 8
1:30 p.m. San Francisco Giants @ Atlanta Braves
Announcers: Dick Stockton (play-by-play) and Buck Martinez (analyst)