Announcing Assignments for MLB Wild Card Games

We gave you the schedules for the early portion of the MLB Postseason last hour. Let’s provide you with the announcing assignments for the Wild Card Games which air tonight on ESPN and tomorrow on TBS. ESPN Radio has both games.

So let’s provide you with the men and woman who will call the games tonight and tomorrow.

MLB Postseason logo wide

Yankee Stadium, Bronx, New York
Houston Astros at New York Yankees, 8:08 p.m. ET
ESPN — Dan Shulman/John Kruk/Jessica Mendoza//Buster Olney
ESPN Radio — Dave O’Brien/Aaron Boone

Studio: Baseball Tonight — Karl Ravech/Curt Schilling/Aaron Boone/Eduardo Perez//Tim Kurkjian


PNC Park, Pittsburgh, PA
Chicago Cubs at Pittsburgh Pirates — 8:08 p.m. ET
TBS — Ernie Johnson, Jr./Ron Darling/Cal Ripken, Jr.//Matt Winer
ESPN Radio — Jon Sciambi/Chris Singleton

Studio: MLB Postseason Pregame/The Postseason Show — Casey Stern/Pedro Martinez/Gary Sheffield/Dusty Baker

We’ll post the assignments for the League Division Series when all are set and available.

Ken Fang

About Ken Fang

Ken has been covering the sports media in earnest at his own site, Fang's Bites since May 2007 and at Awful Announcing since March 2013. He provides a unique perspective having been an award-winning radio news reporter in Providence and having worked in local television. Fang celebrates the three Boston Red Sox World Championships in the 21st Century, but continues to be a long-suffering Cleveland Browns fan.