Viewing Picks for August 9, 2013

All Times Eastern

America's Cup
Louis Vuitton Cup Semifinal, San Francisco, CA
Race 3 — NBC Sports Network, 7 p.m.

Australian Rules Football
Geelong Cats vs. Port Adelaide Power — Fox Soccer Plus, midnight

Friday Night Fights, Cabazon, CA
Jose Hernandez vs. Rustam Nugaev — ESPN2, 10 p.m.

Saskatchewan Roughriders at Calgary Stampeders — NBC Sports Network, 9 p.m.

College Football
College Football Live — ESPNU, 4 p.m.
CFB Daily — ESPNU, 4:30 p.m.

Tour of Utah
Salt Lake City Circuit — Fox Sports Net, 7 p.m.

World Championships, Budapest, Hungary
Individual Semifinals & Finalss: Men's Foil & Women's Sabre — Universal Sports, 9 p.m. (same day coverage)

PGA Championship, Rochester, NY
Second Round — TNT, 1 p.m.

PGA Championship: On the Range — CBS Sports Network, 8:30 a.m.
Live From the PGA Championship — Golf Channel, 9 a.m.
Live From the PGA Championship — Golf Channel, 7 p.m.
PGA Championship: Clubhouse Report — CBS Sports Network, 8 p.m.
2013 PGA Championship Highlights: Second Round — CBS, 12:37 a.m. (Saturday)

U.S. Women's Amateur, Charleston, SC
Day 3 — Golf Channel, 4 p.m.

Little League World Series
Mid-Atlantic Region, Bristol, CT
Newark, DE vs. Washington DC — ESPN, 11 a.m.
Berlin, MD vs. Lionville, PA — ESPN, 3 p.m.

Midwest Region, Indianapolis, IN
Urbandale, IA vs. Coon Rapids, MN — ESPN, 1 p.m.

West Region, San Bernardino, CA
Chula Vista, CA vs. Las Vegas, NV — ESPN2, 5 p.m.
Belmont, CA vs. Chandler, AZ — ESPN, 9 p.m.

Southeast Region, Warner Robins, GA
Henrico, VA vs. Nashville, TN — ESPN, 9 p.m.

American League
Detroit at New York Yankees — MLB Network, 7 p.m.

National League
Philadelphia at Washington — MLB Network, 7 p.m.
Chicago Cubs at St. Louis — WGN America, 8:15 p.m.

The Rundown — MLB Network, 2 p.m.
MLB Now — MLB Network, 4 p.m.
MLB Tonight: On-Deck Circle — MLB Network, 6 p.m.
MLB Tonight — MLB Network, 10 p.m.
Baseball Tonight — ESPN2, midnight
Quick Pitch — MLB Network, 1 a.m. (Saturday)

NFL Preseason
New England at Philadelphia — NFL Network, 7:30 p.m.
Dallas at Oakland — NFL Network, 10:30 p.m. (joined in progress)

Sports Talk
NFL AM — NFL Network, 6 a.m.
Morning Drive — Golf Channel, 7 a.m.
The Dan Patrick Show — Audience Network (DirecTV)/NBC Sports Network, 9 a.m.
Tim Brando Show — CBS Sports Network, 10:30 a.m.
The Box Score — Audience Network (DirecTV)/NBC Sports Network, noon
Pardon the Interruption — ESPN, 5:30 p.m.
ROME — CBS Sports Network, 6 p.m.
The Crossover with Michelle Beadle — NBC Sports Network, 6 p.m.
Fox Soccer News — Fox Soccer, 10 p.m.
Lead Off — CBS Sports Network, midnight

U.S. Open Series
Rogers Cup, Montreal and Toronto, Canada
Quarterfinals — ESPN2, noon & 8 p.m.

Track & Field
IAAF World Championships, Moscow, Russia
Morning Session — Universal Sports, 1:30 a.m. (Saturday)

Tulsa Shock at Phoenix Mercury — NBA TV, 10 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.