Sat, August 23
Seen only briefly in a couple of earlier episodes, Peter Capaldi makes his proper series debut as the 12th Doctor in the Season 8 premiere, entitled "Deep Breath." As usual, the BBC has kept a cone of silence around most plot details for this new episode, but signs point to Capaldi bringing a decidedly darker and edgier tone to the role than his two immediate predecessors, Matt Smith and David Tennant, favored. Jenna Coleman returns as traveling companion Clara Oswald. The new season also will introduce new recurring cast member Samuel Anderson as another teacher at the school where Clara works.
The Little League World Series reaches its Final Four today at Lamade Stadium in Williamsport, Pa., where the U.S. and International champions are determined. The winning teams from these pair of games advance to the world championship contest tomorrow.
Two games featuring NL contenders are in store today on FOX Sports 1 as the San Francisco Giants visit the Washington Nationals, followed by the Atlanta Braves at the Cincinnati Reds.