The current wife doesn’t know it yet, but she’s been replaced during much of the day by the MLB Network.
Why I’m watching the A’s face the Blue Jays in an AL playoff game with Bob Costas and Tony Kubek is beyond me. It’s just happening.
So when the MLB Net just announced what it’ll put on in Month 2 — mind you, the regular season hasn’t even started yet — we actually hit the pause button on the TiVo so we could crank this out:
The complete listings are www.MLBNetwork.com:
== “30 Clubs in 30 Days” (starts Friday, Feb. 20, with the Boston Red Sox, then nightly at 5:00 p.m.): Hits every spring training site with one-hour specials.
== “All-Time Games” (on weekends, at various times):
– Feb 7 and 8: “High Strikeout Games” featuring games by David Cone, Randy Johnson, Roger Clemens and Kerry Wood.
– Feb 14 and 15: “Four Home Run Games” featuring by Mark Whiten, Mike Cameron and Carlos Delgado (no Shawn Green?)
– Feb. 21 and 22: “Notable Performances” including games from the 1970’s and 80’s featuring Hall of Famers Steve Carlton, Roberto Clemente, Carlton Fisk, Gary Carter, Nolan Ryan, Gaylord Perry and Ryne Sandberg, as well as former Tigers phenom Mark Fidrych.
== Caribbean World Series (Feb. 2-7, 2 and 6 p.m. each night). Live, 12 games total.