Back to the BrickyardPosted: July 24, 2014
For one last time, the ESPN crew will bring you the final part of the NASCAR season.
The Brickyard 400 Sunday at 1 p.m. starts ESPN’s part of its final contract year. In 2015, Fox and NBC will split TV duties.
It’s been 20 years since Jeff Gordon won the first Brickyard. He leads the points race going into Indianapolis, with several drivers seeking that first win that might nab a spot in the final 10-race playoff.
Qualifying will be Saturday at 2 p.m. on ESPN, followed by the Nationwide race Saturday at 4:30 p.m.
On two wheels, the cyclists head for the finish in Paris this weekend. NBC Sports network has stages of the Tour de France Thursday, Friday and Saturday at 8 a.m., with the final race to Paris Sunday at 9 a.m.
The Orioles start a four-game set in Seattle Thursday at 10 p.m. on MASN, with the rest of the series on MASN2. The Nationals host the Reds on MASN starting Friday.
FoxSports1 has the Reds and Nationals Saturday at 4 p.m., followed by Indians-Royals. The Yankees host the Blue Jays on TBS Sunday at 1 p.m., and it’s Dodgers against Giants on ESPN Sunday at 8 p.m.
CBS has the Canadian Open Saturday and Sunday at 3 p.m.
The Senior Open will be on ESPN2, with the opening round Thursday at noon. Coverage continues Friday and Saturday at noon, with the final round Sunday at noon.
Calgary takes on Edmonton in CFL action Thursday at 9 p.m. on ESPN2. Toronto battles Saskatchewan Saturday at 10 p.m. on ESPN2.
The road to the U.S. Open begins in Atlanta, with quarterfinal play Friday at 4 and 7 p.m. on ESPN2. The semifinals are Saturday at 3 p.m., with the final Sunday at 4 p.m.
The Mystics host Tulsa Friday at 7 p.m. on Comcast and Atlanta Sunday at 4 p.m.
NBC Sports network has Motorcycle racing from Washougal Saturday at 6 p.m.
The World Series of beach volleyball will be on NBC Sports network Friday at 3 p.m.