If you’re not too busy watching football this weekend, here are some notable baseball games that might pique your interest:
Friday September 10
MLB Network, 10 p.m.
San Francisco Giants at San Diego Padres: Local TV (Arizona at Colorado at 9PM in select markets)
Fox Sports Detroit & MASN, 7:05 p.m.
Baltimore Orioles at Detroit Tigers: meaningless game, but Jim Joyce is behind home plate for Galarraga’s start
Saturday September 11
FOX, 4 p.m.
St. Louis Cardinals at Atlanta Braves — Josh Lewin & Mark Grace
San Francisco Giants at San Diego Padres — Chris Rose & Eric Karros
Philadelphia Phillies at New York Mets – Matt Vasgersian, Tim McCarver & Ken Rosenthal
Broadcast map courtesy of The 506
MLB Network 8:00
New York Yankees at Texas Rangers: local TV (Arizona at Colorado in Yankees and Rangers markets)
Sunday September 12
MLB on TBS, 3 p.m.
New York Yankees at Texas Rangers — Ernie Johnson, Dennis Eckersley and John Smoltz – Rangers Park in Arlington, Arlington, TX
Sunday Night Baseball on ESPN, 8 p.m.
St. Louis Cardinals at Atlanta Braves — Jon Miller, Joe Morgan & Orel Hershiser - Turner Field – Atlanta, GA
Extra: Yankees – Rays Three Game Series will be broadcasted nationally next week, the first two being shown on MLB Network and the conclusion of the important series on Wednesday’s ESPN baseball game of the week.
Monday September 13
MLB Network, 7 p.m.
New York Yankees at Tampa Bay: Local TV (Washington at Atlanta In Yankees and Rays markets)
Tuesday September 14
MLB Network, 7 p.m.
New York Yankees at Tampa Bay — Matt Vasgersian & Joe Magrane (Arizona at Cincinnati in Yankees and Rays markets)
Wednesday, September 15
ESPN, 7 p.m.
New York Yankees at Tampa Bay — Dave O’Brien & Rick Sutcliffe
If you happen to be watching any of these games, or other games, feel free to leave notable quotables in the comments.
Thanks to reader Sammy for compiling this information (who attributed FangsBites).
Photo from Around the Horn in KC