ESPN’s Major League Baseball Features Star Wars-Themed Broadcast On Tuesday, May 4
ESPN will present Star Wars-themed broadcast of ESPN’s Major League Baseball coverage on Tuesday, May 4, 2021.
Major League Baseball on ESPN‘s Star Wars-themed broadcast when the New York Yankees host the Houston Astros at 7:30 p.m. ET.
The Star Wars-themed broadcast is in celebration of “May the fourth” and will feature ESPN commentators dressed in full costume as Star Wars characters, plus custom on-screen animations.
Karl Ravech, dressed as Luke Skywalker, will provide commentary with analysts Tim Kurkjian (as Yoda) and Eduardo Perez (as a Jawa). Marly Rivera will report from Yankee Stadium.
Major League Baseball on ESPN on Wednesday, May 5 will feature with the first place, defending World Series Champion Los Angeles Dodgers visit the Chicago Cubs at 7 p.m.
Ravech will provide commentary with Olympic Gold Medalist and trailblazing ESPN MLB analyst Jessica Mendoza. The telecast will be subject to blackout restrictions in the Los Angeles market.
|Tue, May 4||7:30 p.m.||Houston Astros vs. New York Yankees
Telecast Presented by USAA
|Karl Ravech, Eduardo Perez, Tim Kurkjian, Marly Rivera||ESPN, ESPN App|
|Wed, May 5||7 p.m.||Los Angeles Dodgers* vs. Chicago Cubs
Telecast Presented by Hankook Tire
|Karl Ravech, Jessica Mendoza||ESPN, ESPN App|
|Sun, May 9||7 p.m.||Sunday Night Baseball Presented by Taco Bell:
Philadelphia Phillies vs. Atlanta Braves
|ESPN: Matt Vasgersian, Alex Rodriguez, Buster Olney
ESPN2: Jason Benetti, Eduardo Perez, Mike Petriello
ESPN Radio: Jon Sciambi, Chris Singleton
|ESPN, ESPN2, ESPN Radio, ESPN App|
*Blackout restrictions apply to local markets
Upcoming MLB on ESPN+ Schedule*:
|Mon, May 3||7:45 p.m.||New York Mets vs. St. Louis Cardinals|
|Tue, May 4||7:40 p.m.||Los Angeles Dodgers vs. Chicago Cubs|
|Wed, May 5||7 p.m.||Houston Astros vs. New York Yankees|
|Thu, May 6||1 p.m.||Milwaukee Brewers vs. Philadelphia Phillies|
|Fri, May 7||9:45 p.m.||San Diego Padres vs. San Francisco Giants|
|Sat, May 8||1 p.m.||Washington Nationals vs. New York Yankees|
|Sun, May 9||2 p.m.||Chicago White Sox vs. Kansas City Royals|
|Mon, May 10||6:30 p.m.||Cincinnati Reds vs. Pittsburgh Pirates|
|Tue, May 11||7 p.m.||Kansas City Royals vs. Detroit Tigers|
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