Seven-Time MLB All-Star Matt Holliday to Serve as Guest Studio Analyst Tomorrow
American League East Rivals to Meet – Tampa Bay Rays vs. Boston Red Sox – Tuesday, July 5, at 7 p.m.
The inaugural season of the MLB on TBS Tuesday Night franchise will continue tomorrow, Tuesday, June 28, with a meeting between current division leaders and star sluggers – the AL West-leading Houston Astros and Yordan Alvarez vs. the NL East-leading New York Mets and Pete Alonso – at 7 p.m. ET. Bob Costas, Ron Darling and reporter Meredith Marakovits will call the action from Citi Field.
Matt Holliday, a seven-time MLB All-Star over the course of his 15-year big league career, will serve as guest studio analyst tomorrow night alongside Jimmy Rollins, Curtis Granderson and host Lauren Shehadi.
AL East division foes will then be showcased on Tuesday, July 5, when the Tampa Bay Rays visit the Boston Red Sox at 7 p.m. Costas, Darling and reporter Allie LaForce will provide game commentary from Fenway Park.
Pregame and postgame studio coverage will bookend game action on both nights.
MLB on TBS Upcoming Schedule and Announce Teams
|Date||Time (ET)||Program / Commentators|
|June 28||6:30 p.m.||MLB on TBS Leadoff|
Jimmy Rollins, Curtis Granderson, Matt Holliday & Lauren Shehadi
|7 p.m.||Houston Astros vs. New York Mets|
Bob Costas, Ron Darling & Meredith Marakovits
|Postgame||MLB on TBS Closer|
Rollins, Granderson, Holliday & Shehadi
|July 5||6:30 p.m.||MLB on TBS Leadoff|
Pedro Martinez, Rollins, Granderson & Shehadi
|7 p.m.||Tampa Bay Rays vs. Boston Red Sox|
Costas, Darling & Allie LaForce
|Postgame||MLB on TBS Closer|
Martinez, Rollins, Granderson & Shehadi
Game telecasts will not be available in the local participating markets, unless denoted with an asterisk (*) for the specific market.
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