Tue, September 30
"Pygmalion" and "My Fair Lady" comes into the modern age in a big way with this new sitcom from "Suburgatory" creator-producer Emily Kapnek. The "Pilot" presents "Doctor Who" alum Karen Gillan as an avid tweeter -- named Eliza, no less -- who realizes having lots of "friends" in cyberspace isn't the same as having actual flesh-and-blood pals. John Cho also stars as this version's Henry, a marketer who tries to help her readjust to the real world.
Forty past contestants from Golf Channel’s Big Break series will compete against each other in the first ever Big Break Invitational, a four-day tournament played at Reynolds Plantation in Greensboro, Ga. After the first two days, the field will be cut to 10 men and 10 women who will then compete in match play on Thursday. The final round on Friday has five men and five women competing in 18 holes of stroke play, with the winner getting $100,000.
The first round of baseball's postseason gets underway tonight with the American League wild-card game. Together with tomorrow's National League game om ESPN, these two single play-in games determine which nondivision winners advance to the Division Series on Thursday to play the team with the best record in their league.