Sunday Night Baseball Returns to TSN2 April 8

TSN2 will once again showcase ESPN’s Sunday Night Baseball every Sunday night this season. In total, TSN2 will broadcast 25 MLB games in 2012. Here is their press release with more information.

TSN2 is home to the biggest night in Major League Baseball with exclusive Canadian coverage of ESPN’s SUNDAY NIGHT BASEBALL throughout the 2012 MLB regular season. TSN2’s live coverage begins Sunday, April 8 at 8 p.m. ET with the Chicago White Sox taking on the Texas Rangers – and Japanese phenomenon Yu Darvish – at Rangers Ballpark.

In total, TSN2 has 25 SUNDAY NIGHT BASEBALL games during the 2012 MLB regular season featuring some of baseball’s biggest rivalries (see complete broadcast schedule below). Schedule highlights include games featuring:

  • Los Angeles Angels and Albert Pujols visiting the N.Y. Yankees and Derek Jeter (April 15
  • Rival teams Boston Red Sox and N.Y. Yankees (April 22 and July 8)
  • Defending champion St. Louis Cardinals (May 20 and July 15)
  • Defending AL pennant winner Texas Rangers and Yu Darvish (April 8, 29 and May 13)

All SUNDAY NIGHT BASEBALL match-ups can also be seen live on TSN Mobile TV.

Leading the SUNDAY NIGHT BASEBALL broadcast team is play-by-play commentator Dan Shulman, one of North America’s most prolific sports broadcasters and exclusive in Canada to TSN. Shulman, who has covered MLB since he began his career at TSN in 1995, returns for his second season in the highly-coveted SUNDAY NIGHT BASEBALL broadcast booth. He is joined by returning SUNDAY NIGHT BASEBALL analyst Orel Hershiser and new analyst Terry Francona.

Fans can keep tabs on their favourite MLB teams by visiting Canada’s industry-leading sports website TSN.ca and by downloading the TSN Mobile app and the TSN iPad app.

Continue after the break for the broadcast schedule.

TSN2’s 2012 SUNDAY NIGHT BASEBALL schedule to date is as follows (game selections for the remainder of the season will be made three weeks (June and July 1, 22 and 29) or two weeks (August and September) in advance):

April
Sunday 4/8, 8:00pm – Chicago White Sox @ Texas Rangers
Sunday 4/15, 8:00pm – Anaheim Angels @ New York Yankees
Sunday 4/22, 8:00pm – New York Yankees @ Boston Red Sox
Sunday 4/29, 8:00pm – Tampa Bay Rays @ Texas Rangers

May
Sunday 5/6, 8:00pm – Philadelphia Phillies @ Washington Nationals
Sunday 5/13, 8:00pm – Anaheim Angels @ Texas Rangers
Sunday 5/20, 8:00pm – St. Louis Cardinals @ Los Angeles Dodgers
Sunday 5/27, 8:00pm – Washington Nationals @ Atlanta Braves

July
Sunday 7/8, 8:00pm – New York Yankees @ Boston Red Sox
Sunday 7/15, 8:00pm – St. Louis Cardinals @ Cincinnati Reds

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