Viewing Picks for August 22, 2013

All Times Eastern

BC Lions at Montreal Alouettes — NBCSN, 7:30 p.m.

College Football
College Football Live — ESPN2, 5 p.m.
Big Ten Football Prevew: Wisconsin — Big Ten Network, 8 p.m.

CONCACAF Champions League
Group Play
Cruz Azul vs. Heredia — Galavision, 8 p.m.
CSD Communicaciones vs. Toluca — Galavision, 10 p.m.
Sporting San Miguelito vs. Alajuelense — Univision Deportes, 10 p.m.

USA Pro Challenge
Stage 4: Steamboat Springs to Beaver Creek, CO — NBCSN, 4 p.m.

European PGA Tour
Johnnie Walker Championship, Perthshire, Scotland
1st Round — Golf Channel, 9:30 a.m. Tour
Cox Classic, Omaha, NE
1st Round — Golf Channel, 12:30 p.m.

PGA Tour
The Barclays, Jersey City, NJ
1st Round — Golf Channel, 3 p.m.

Canadian Women's Open, Oakville, Ontario, Canada
1st Round — Golf Channel, 6:30 p.m. (same day coverage)

19th Hole — Golf Channel, midnight

Little League World Series
Williamsport, PA
International Pool
Latin America (Aguadulce, Panama) vs. Mexico (Tijuana, Baja, California) — ESPN, 4 p.m.

United States Pool
Northwest (Sammamish, WA) vs. New England (Westport, CT) — ESPN2, 8 p.m.

American League
Chicago White Sox at Kansas City — MLB Network, 8 p.m.

National League
Arizona at Cincinnati — MLB Network, 12:30 p.m.
Washington at Chicago Cubs — WGN America, 2:20 p.m.
Atlanta at St. Louis — MLB Network, 8:15 p.m.

MLB Now — MLB Network, 3:30 p.m.
MLB Tonight — MLB Network, 6 p.m.
MLB Tonight: On-Deck Circle — MLB Network, 7 p.m.
MLB Tonight — MLB Network, 11 p.m.
Baseball Tonight — ESPN2, 1 a.m. (Thursday)
Quick Pitch — MLB Network, 1 a.m. (Thursday)

NFL Preseason
Carolina at Baltimore — ESPN, 8 p.m.

NFL Insiders — ESPN, 3 p.m.
Monday Night Countdown — ESPN, 7 p.m.

Sports Talk
NFL AM — NFL Network, 6 a.m.
Morning Drive — Golf Channel, 7 a.m.
The Dan Patrick Show — Audience Network (DirecTV)/NBCSN, 9 a.m.
Tim Brando Show — CBS Sports Network, 9 a.m.
The Box Score — Audience Network (DirecTV), noon
Sports Dash with Yahoo! Sports — NBCSN, noon
SVP & Russillo — ESPNews, 2 p.m.
Outside the Lines — ESPNews, 2:30 p.m.
Fox Soccer Daily — Fox Sports 1, 4 p.m.
Crowd Goes Wild — Fox Sports 1, 5 p.m.
ESPN FC — ESPN2, 5:30 p.m.
The Crossover with Michelle Beadle — NBCSN, 6 p.m.
Fox Football Daily — Fox Sports 1, 6 p.m.
Fox Sports Live — Fox Sports 1, 11 p.m.

U.S. Open Series
WTA Tour
New Haven Open at Yale, New Haven, CT
Quarterfinals — ESPN2, 1 p.m./Tennis Channel, 7 p.m.

ATP Tour
Winston-Salem Open, Winston-Salem, NC
Quarterfinals — ESPN2, 3 p.m./Tennis Channel, 5 p.m./ESPN2, 10 p.m. (same day coverage)

U.S. Open, New York, NY
Qualifying — CBS Sports Network, 5 p.m.

Track & Field
IAAF Diamond League, Stockholm, Sweden
DN Galan Meet — Universal Sports, 2 p.m. 

Ken Fang

About Ken Fang

Ken has been covering the sports media in earnest at his own site, Fang's Bites since May 2007 and at Awful Announcing since March 2013. He provides a unique perspective having been an award-winning radio news reporter in Providence and having worked in local television. Fang celebrates the three Boston Red Sox World Championships in the 21st Century, but continues to be a long-suffering Cleveland Browns fan.