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2010 MLB All-Star Game airs on FOX

By Ryan Berenz Can you remember the last time the NL won an All-Star Game? It was July 9, 1996, with a 6-0 win over the AL. Since then, the AL has had complete dominance over the Senior Circuit, save for that unfortunate 7-7 in the 2002 game. Even when the NL seems to have it won, they still manage to pull defeat from the jaws of victory. Take the 2007 game in which the NL’s Aaron Rowand flew out with the bases loaded in the 9th inning to seal the AL’s 5-4 victory. Or take 2008’s 15-inning marathon at […]

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Where to watch the 2010 MLB Home Run Derby

ESPN will air the 2010 State Farm Home Run Derby, annually one of the summer’s most popular TV sports events, on Monday, July 12, at 8pm ET. This year’s derby field is a little strange — there are no past winners participating, and no one from last year’s derby is in it this year (Prince Fielder, pictured, was last year’s winner). So here is the lineup of guys taking batting practice for three long, exhausting hours tonight: Corey Hart, Brewers Chris Young, Diamondbacks Nick Swisher, Yankees Hanley Ramirez, Marlins Vernon Wells, Blue Jays Miguel Cabrera, Tigers Matt Holliday, Cardinals David […]

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Ken Burns’ “Baseball” goes another inning

PBS announced today that The Tenth Inning — Ken Burns’ two-part, four-hour followup to his landmark 1994 series Baseball — will be airing Sept. 28-29. The documentary tells the tumultuous story of our national pastime from the early ’90s through the present day, highlighting developments that transformed the game, including the crippling 1994 strike that left many fans disillusioned; the increasing dominance of Latino and Asian players, which helped turn the sport into a truly international game; the sport’s skyrocketing profits thanks to new stadiums, interleague play and the wild card; the rise of a new Yankee dynasty; the historic […]

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MLB Network’s 30 Games, 30 Clubs, 30 Days live game schedule

By Ryan MLB Network celebrates the beginning of the 2010 baseball season by featuring 30 live games including all 30 MLB teams in April. The schedule include games on Wednesday afternoons, plus the return of Thursday Night Baseball and Saturday Night Baseball. The schedule from MLB Network: MLB NETWORK’S 30 GAMES, 30 CLUBS, 30 DAYS – APRIL 2010 * Indicates games produced by MLB Network All times ET and subject to change, check MLBNetwork.com for updates Unless otherwise announced, games will be blacked out in each club’s home television territory

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ESPN Sunday Night Baseball 2010 schedule

By Ryan The 2010 Major League Baseball season starts Sunday, April 4, with the game’s biggest rivals as the 2009 World Series champion New York Yankees take on the Boston Red Sox in Fenway Park at 8pm ET on ESPN2. The release from ESPN and the Sunday Night Baseball schedule through mid July: ESPN’s Sunday Night Baseball Features Star-Studded Early Season Schedule Three Appearances by Yankees and Phillies ESPN’s Sunday Night Baseball – the exclusive, national game of the week – will showcase a star-studded early season schedule, including three appearances by the World Champion New York Yankees and National […]

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FOX Saturday Baseball Game of the Week 2010 schedule

By Ryan The 2010 Major League Baseball regular season is ready to go live, and FOX returns for its 15th season of FOX Saturday Baseball Game of the Week beginning April 10 at 3pm ET. Highlighting the schedule this season are two prime-time games: May 22 and June 26, with big interleague rivalries featured on both dates. The full Saturday regular-season schedule from FOX: 2010 MLB on FOX REGULAR SEASON BROADCAST SCHEDULE (Note: Schedule Subject to Change; All Times 4:00 PM Eastern Unless Noted) Saturday, April 10, 2010 (*3:00 PM ET) New York Yankees at Tampa Bay Rays St. Louis […]

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2010 spring training TV game schedule on MLB Network

By Ryan Yeah, it’s starting to feel like baseball season. (Never mind the few inches of snow we got last night.) Whether you prefer cactus or grapefruit, baseball’s exhibition season is getting underway in areas much warmer than I’m in right now. MLB Network announced its schedule of spring training games — 78 total, 45 live — featuring all 30 teams from March 2-April 4. Full release from MLB Network below, and full TV schedule after the jump: MLB NETWORK TO AIR 78 SPRING TRAINING GAMES Spring Training Schedule Features 45 Live Games, Includes All 30 MLB Clubs Secaucus, N.J. […]

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2009 World Series TV schedule on FOX

By Ryan The Philadelphia Phillies will try to repeat as champions, but they’ll face a tough test in the New York Yankees. The best-of-seven World Series begins Oct. 28 at Yankee Stadium. The World Series airs exclusively on FOX. 2009 World Series TV Schedule (All times Eastern. Schedule subject to change.) Game 1 — Wed., Oct. 28, Phillies at Yankees, 7:30pm (FOX) Game 2 — Thurs., Oct. 29, Phillies at Yankees, 7:30pm (FOX) Game 3 — Sat., Oct. 31, Yankees at Phillies, 7:30pm (FOX) Game 4 — Sun., Nov. 1, Yankees at Phillies, 8pm (FOX) Game 5 — Mon., Nov. […]

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MLB League Championship Series TV schedule on TBS and FOX

Major League Baseball is down to its final four after a lightning-fast Division Series. The League Championship Series begin Thursday, Oct. 15 with the Phillies at the Dodgers on TBS (more Chip Caray!) Here’s the schedule for both the ALCS and NLCS, subject to change due to weather postponements. (All times Eastern) American League Championship Series on FOX Anaheim Angels vs. New York Yankees Oct. 16 — Game 1 – Anaheim Angels at New York Yankees, 7:57pm Oct. 17 — Game 2 – Anaheim Angels at New York Yankees, 7:57pm Oct. 19 — Game 3 – New York Yankees at […]

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MLB Division Series schedule on TBS

By Ryan With the Minnesota Twins securing the AL Central title yesterday in an extra innings thriller over the Detroit Tigers, the schedule for the MLB Division Series is set. All Division Series games are on TBS, but overflow games may move to TNT. MLB Division Series Schedule on TBS All times Eastern. American League New York Yankees vs. Minnesota Twins Oct. 7 — Game 1/Minnesota at New York Yankees, 6:07 p.m. Oct. 9 — Game 2/Minnesota at New York Yankees, 6:07 p.m. Oct. 11 — Game 3/New York Yankees at Minnesota, TBD Oct. 12 — Game 4/New York Yankees […]