Media Release

Sunday MLB on TBS Coverage to Feature Four Current Division Leaders as the Pennant Chase Heats Up


Chicago White Sox at Tampa Bay Rays to be Showcased, Aug. 22, at 1 p.m. ET;

Full National Telecast of S.F. Giants-Atlanta Braves to Follow, Aug. 29, at 1 p.m.

MLB on TBS live game coverage will feature the American League Central-leading Chicago White Sox and reigning AL MVP Jose Abreu visiting a fellow first place team when they take on the AL East-leading Tampa Bay Rays and rookie sensation Wander Franco in a potential Postseason preview, Sunday, Aug. 22, at 1 p.m. ET.  Brian Anderson and Ron Darling will call the action from Tropicana Field.  The Rays/White Sox game on TBS will not be available in the local Chicago market.

The San Francisco Giants – current owners of MLB's best record – will then be showcased in a full national telecast when they visit the NL East-leading Atlanta Braves and Freddie Freeman, Sunday, Aug. 29, at 1 p.m.  Anderson and Darling will provide commentary for Giants/Braves.


  • TBS will nationally showcase one Sunday afternoon game through the remainder of the 2021 MLB regular season
  • The network will be the exclusive home of the National League throughout the 2021 MLB Postseason, from the Wild Card through the National League Championship Series
  • Beginning in 2022, MLB on TBS will air a season-long Tuesday night franchise, which will include a new studio show, weekly Tuesday night game coverage and expansive digital rights for Bleacher Report and additional WarnerMedia platforms