ESPN add Cubs-Nationals game on Sunday Night Baseball
|Friday, February 1, 2019, 6:35 PM-|
ESPN today announced it had selected two additional game selections for its 30th season of Sunday Night Baseball presented by Taco Bell. On Sunday, May 19, the Chicago Cubs and Javier Baez will visit the Washington Nationals and Juan Soto. Then, on Sunday, June 30, the New York Mets and Robinson Cano will host the Atlanta Braves and Josh Donaldson in a National League East showdown.
As previously announced, the 30th season of Sunday Night Baseball will mark a new, regular start time of 7 p.m. ET for the series. All Sunday Night Baseball telecasts are available on ESPN, the ESPN App, ESPN Radio, ESPN Deportes and ESPN Deportes Radio.
The Braves at Mets game on June 30 will be ESPN’s second MLB game telecast of the day. At 10 a.m. ET, ESPN will exclusively televise the New York Yankees at World Series Champion Boston Red Sox game from London Stadium. The game is part of the Mitel & MLB Present London Series 2019.
Baseball Tonight: Sunday Night Countdown presented by Chevrolet precedes Sunday Night Baseball each week with a one-hour pregame show at 6 p.m.
the addition of the Nats game means the Cubs will play on three consecutive Sunday nights in May - vs. STL on May 5, vs. Milwaukee on May 12 and at DC on May 19.— Mark Gonzales (@MDGonzales) February 1, 2019