Fall Classic Finale: ESPN Radio Broadcasts Games Six and Seven of World Series


Fall Classic Finale: ESPN Radio Broadcasts Games Six and Seven of World Series

Baseball Tonight and SportsCenter Continue on Site Coverage from Houston

ESPN Radio, with coverage presented by AutoZone, is the national radio home of the World Series presented by YouTube TV for the 22nd consecutive year. Tonight, Tuesday, Oct. 29, at 8 p.m. ET, ESPN Radio will broadcast Game Six, in which the Houston Astros return home with hopes of clinching the World Series Championship after battling their way to a 3-2 series lead over the Washington Nationals in Washington, D.C.

Game Six will feature another outstanding pitching duel, with Nationals’ Stephen Strasburg and Astros’ Justin Verlander taking the mound. Today on ESPN.com, ESPN Senior Writer David Schoenfield notes how Strasburg, once the most hyped pitching phenom in MLB history, has the opportunity to make Game Six his signature moment.

ESPN play-by-play voice Dan Shulman, in his ninth consecutive season of calling the World Series, will describe the action alongside analyst Chris Singleton and reporter Buster Olney. ESPN Radio voices Marc Kestecher and Tim Kurkjian will host hour-long pregame shows prior to Game Six and, if necessary, Game Seven. Audio from ESPN Radio broadcasts can be heard on ESPN Radio affiliates, the ESPN AppESPNRadio.com and Sirius XM 80.

Baseball Tonight presented by Chevrolet will be on site in Houston for two shows at 5 p.m. and 7 p.m. on ESPN2SportsCenter on the Road presented by Rocket Mortgage will provide another hour of on site World Series coverage at 6 p.m. on ESPN. Karl Ravech will host both editions of Baseball Tonight as well as SportsCenter, joined by World Series Champion and analyst Mark Teixeira and analysts Eduardo Perez and Kurkjian on Baseball Tonight.

Olympic Gold Medalist Jessica Mendoza will appear on Get Up and First Take as well as SportsCenter every day through the World Series. World Series Champion analyst Ryan Howard will also contribute to SportsCenter, appearing on various editions of the show from ESPN’s Bristol, Conn. studios. A rotating team of on-site reporters will contribute to various editions of SportsCenter, including Olney, Jeff Passan, Marly Rivera, and Pedro Gomez.

The World Series game schedule can be found here.


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