Viewing Picks for August 4, 2013

All Times Eastern

Australian Rules Football
Collingwood Magpies vs. Essendon Bombers — Fox Soccer Plus, 2:30 a.m.

Ride London, London, England
Surrey Classic — beIN Sport, 11:30 a.m.

Women's British Open, Fife, Scotland
Final Round — ESPN2, 10 a.m.

PGA Tour
WGC Bridgestone Invitational, Akron, OH
Final Round — Golf Channel, noon/CBS, 2 p.m. Tour
Mylan Classic, Canonsburg, PA
Final Round — Golf Channel, 2 p.m.

Champions Tour
3M Championship, Blaine, MN
Final Round — Golf Channel, 4 p.m.

PGA Tour
Reno-Tahoe Open, Reno, NV
Final Round — Golf Channel, 7 p.m.

Prelude to the Season's Final Major — CBS, 1 p.m.

Firestone Lights Series, Lexington, OH
Race — NBC Sports Network, 2 p.m. (same day coverage)

Honda Indy 200, Lexington, OH
Race — NBC Sports Network, 3 p.m.

National League
Los Angeles Dodgers at Chicago Cubs — WGN America, 2:20 p.m.
Atlanta at Philadelphia — ESPN, 8 p.m.

Arizona at Boston — TBS, 1:30 p.m.

Plays of the Month: July 2013 — MLB Network, noon
Baseball Tonight — ESPN2, 1 p.m.
MLB Tonight — MLB Network, 1 p.m.
Baseball Tonight — ESPN, 7 p.m.
Quick Pitch — MLB Network, 11 p.m.

MLL Lacrosse
Denver Outlaws at New York Lizards — CBS Sports Network, 5 p.m.

Sprint Cup Series
Pocono 400 — ESPN, 1 p.m.

NASCAR RaceDay: Pocono — Speed, 10 a.m.
NASCAR Countdown — ESPN, noon
NASCAR Victory Lane: Pocono — Speed, 5 p.m.

NFL Preseason
Hall of Fame Game, Canton, OH
Dallas vs. Miami — NBC, 8 p.m.

NFL Total Access — NFL Network, 6 p.m.

First: The Official Film of the London 2012 Olympic Games — NBC, 2 p.m.

Scottish Premier League
Hibernian vs. Motherwell — Fox Soccer Plus, 8:10 a.m.

English Championship
Derby County vs. Blackburn Rovers — beIN Sport, 1:30 p.m.

International Champions Cup, New York, NY
Inter Milan vs. Valencia — Fox Soccer, 4 p.m.
Chelsea vs. Milan — Fox Soccer, 6:30 p.m.

Match Day — Fox Soccer, 6:30 p.m.

New England vs. Toronto — Univision Deportes, 7:30 p.m.

Portland Thorns vs. FC Kansas City — Fox Soccer, 8:30 p.m.

Sports Talk
Morning Drive — Golf Channel, 7 a.m.
Outside the Lines — ESPN, 9 a.m.
The Sports Reporters — ESPN, 9:30 a.m.
Once in a Lifetime — ESPN Classic, 6 p.m.
SEC Storied: Abby Head On — ESPN Classic, 9 p.m.

FINA World Championships, Barcelona, Spain
Finals — Universal Sports, noon/NBC, 4 p.m.

U.S. Open Series
ATP Tour
Citi Open, Washington, DC
Final — ESPN2, 3 p.m.

WTA Tour
Southern California Open, Carlsbad, CA
Final — ESPN2, 5 p.m.

WTA Tour
Citi Open, Washington, DC
Final — Tennis Channel, 10 p.m. (same day coverage)

Los Angeles Sparks at Washington Mystics — NBA TV, 4 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.