Here come the YankeesPosted: June 27, 2013
It’s been a while since Baltimore hosted an ESPN game on Sunday night. With the Yankees in town, the Worldwide Leader in Sports picked Sunday’s game to close out the weekend.
They enter the series just behind Boston, and just ahead of Tampa Bay and Toronto in the competitive AL East.
Friday’s game will be on MASN, and Saturday shares the spotlight on Fox with a pair of interleague games – Cubs at Mariners and Reds-Rangers – along with the Brewers meeting the Pirates and Tigers traveling to Tampa Bay. TBS brings Arizona-Atlanta Sunday at 1:35 p.m.
Before the Yankees come to town, the Orioles close their series with the Indians Thursday at 7 p.m. on MASN2.
The Nationals host Arizona Thursday at 4 p.m. on MASN, then visit the Mets on MASN2 Friday and on MASN Saturday and Sunday afternoon.
The PGA tour visits Washington for the AT&T National Saturday and Sunday at 3 p.m. on CBS.
NBC has the U.S. Women’s Open Saturday and Sunday at 3 p.m. The first two rounds are on ESPN2 Thursday and Friday at 3 p.m.
The NBA and NHL just ended their seasons, and already are thinking about next year. ESPN has the NBA draft Thursday at 7:30 p.m. and the NHL draft will be on NBC Sports network starting Sunday at 3 p.m.
NASCAR makes its visit to Kentucky Saturday at 6:30 p.m. on TNT. The Nationwide racers go Friday at 7:30 p.m. on ESPN.
NBC Sports network has the British Grand Prix Sunday at 11:30 a.m. Practice will be Friday at 9 p.m.
FIFA’s Confederation Cup comes to a close in Brazil this weekend. Spain battles Italy Thursday at 2:30 p.m. The winner faces Brazil for the title Sunday at 5:30 p.m. on ESPN, while Uruguay awaits the loser in the third-place game Sunday at 11:45 a.m. on ESPN2.
D.C. United hosts Vancouver on Comcast Saturday at 7 p.m. while Dallas faces Philadelphia on NBC Sports network Saturday at 5:30 p.m. and ESPN2 shows the Red Bulls against Houston Sunday at 2 p.m.
Wimbledon finishes its first week Thursday at 7 a.m. on ESPN2 and Friday and Saturday at 7 p.m. on ESPN.
Riders kick off the Tour de France Saturday and Sunday at 7:30 a.m. with the first two stages on NBC Sports network.
The CFL season starts Thursday at 9 p.m. with Montreal taking on Winnipeg on NBC Sports network. ESPN2 has Saskatchewan against Edmonton Saturday at 3:30 p.m.
It’s time for another version of X Games, this time from Munich. There’s action Friday at noon on ESPN2, Saturday at 1 p.m. on ABC and Sunday at 11 a.m. on ESPN.
There’s Pro Fast-pitch softball between Chicago and Akron on ESPN2 at 1 and 8 p.m.