Mets, Phillies To Close Out Five-Game Series Sunday Night On ESPN’s ‘SNB’

By Philip Sayblack Courtesy: ESPN ESPN has a National League East divisional matchup on tap in this week’s edition of its weekly Sunday Night Baseball presented by Taco Bell broadcast. The Philadelphia Phillies (68-54) will host the New York Mets (52-69) in the closer of the teams’ five-game series.  The series started Thursday with a one and one double-header between the NL East foes.  The...

August 19th, 2018

Bosox, ‘Stros Go Under The Lights Live Sept. 9 On ESPN

By Philip Sayblack Courtesy: ESPN As Major League Baseball’s race to the post season heats up, ESPN has announced what is certainly its own hot addition to the network’s Sunday Night Baseball presented by Taco Bell schedule. The MLB-leading Boston Red Sox will play live under the lights against theAmerican League West-leading Houston Astros Sept. 9 on ESPN’s Sunday Night Baseball presented...

August 18th, 2018

Paul Finebaum Signs Multiyear Extension With ESPN

Courtesy: ESPN By Philip Sayblack ESPN personality Paul Finebaum will remain with the network for the foreseeable future. That’s because Finebaum, who serves as an analyst on the SEC Network’s SEC Nation and as host of The Paul Finebaum Show on ESPN, signed a multi-year contract extension with ESPN this week. Specific terms of the deal were not announced, but it is known that with the extension,...

July 13th, 2018
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ESPN Announces Extensive Broadcast Coverage Schedule For T-Mobile Home Run Derby

By Philip Sayblack Courtesy: ESPN It’s almost time again for Major League Baseball’s annual All-Star Game, and with its return next week is also the return of its heavy hitters showcase in the annual Home Run Derby.  ESPN will carry exclusive coverage of the exhibition competition live, Monday, July 16. Coverage of the T-Mobile Home Run Derby is scheduled to start at 8 p.m. ET on ESPN.  Karl...

July 13th, 2018
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ESPN Announces CFB Media Days Broadcast Schedule

Courtesy: ESPN By Philip Sayblack The official start of the 2018 college football season is still a couple of months away, but ESPN is getting a head start on this season’s action. The worldwide leader in sports announced its upcoming Media Days broadcast schedule on Wednesday.  The ESPN networks’ college football coverage launches with the return on Monday of College Football Live at 6:30 p.m....

July 12th, 2018
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ESPN To Offer Full Day Of MLB All-Star Game Coverage Tuesday

Courtesy: ESPN By Philip Sayblack Major League Baseball’s annual All-Star Game is returning to ESPN Radio again this year. The Worldwide Leader in Sports announced Thursday that for the 21st consecutive year, ESPN Radio will serve as the national radio broadcast home of the league’s annual mid-season spectacular, which is scheduled to be played July 17.  Broadcast of Tuesday’s All-Start showcase...

July 12th, 2018
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Le Batard And Weiner Ink New Deals With ESPN

Courtesy: ESPN By Philip Sayblack Two of ESPN’s most beloved figures will officially remain at the network after finalizing new deals this week. Dan Le Batard and Jon “Stugotz” Weiner signed new deals with ESPN this week that will keep the pair with the worldwide leader in sports for the foreseeable future.  Precise terms of the deal were not announced, though the new deal will see the pair...

July 2nd, 2018
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ESPN Radio Launches New Program

Courtesy: ESPN By Philip Sayblack ESPN has added another new program to its radio broadcast schedule. Covino and Rich debuted June 30 at noon ET on ESPN Radio. The series first premiered in 2005 on SiriusXM with co-hosts Steve Covino and Rich Davis. With its addition to ESPN Radio’s broadcast schedule, Covino & Rich will air every Saturday and Sunday from noon – 4 p.m. ET. Along with the duo’s...

July 1st, 2018
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Astros, Indians Look To Take Weekend Series Tonight Live On ESPN

By Philip Sayblack Courtesy: ESPN In just a few hours, the Houston Astros and Cleveland Indians will finish their three-game weekend series, and the series’ rubber match will be broadcast live tonight on ESPN. The American League Central-leading Indians (22 – 22) take on the American League West-leading (and defending World Series Champion) Houston Astros (29 – 18) in the closer of the teams’...

May 20th, 2018
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Cubs, Cards To Play Live June 17 on ‘SNB’

Courtesy: ESPN By Philip Sayblack ESPN has added another key rivalry game to its Sunday Night Baseball broadcast schedule. Network officials announced Thursday that the Chicago Cubs and St. Louis Cardinals will face off Sunday, June 17 live on Sunday Night Baseball presented by Taco Bell.  The game will be the closer in the teams’ 3-game weekend series, with first pitch set for 8:15 p.m. ET. Matt...

May 19th, 2018
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