Turner Sports will employ a rotating announcer schedule for it’s 2010 regular season Sunday MLB on TBS. Ernie Johnson, Dick Stockton, and Brian Anderson with split the play-by-play duties. Returning analysts Ron Darling and Buck Martinez will share the spotlight with Dennis Eckersley, David Wells, and newcomer John Smoltz.
The play-by-play assignments replace former lead voice Chip Carey, who was released from his contract with Turner last fall.
From Turner Sports PR:
“Our announcers and analysts have extensive experience covering Major League Baseball action. That background, as well as their insights into the game, will enhance our coverage as a whole,” said David Levy, president of ad sales, distribution and sports, Turner Broadcasting System, Inc. “The caliber of on-air talent for our national game-of-the-week package will ensure fans enjoy informative, entertaining telecasts throughout our regular and Postseason schedule.”
Here is the first eight weeks of the Sunday MLB on TBS schedule:
2010 Sunday MLB on TBS Schedule
Sunday, April 11 1:30 p.m. New York Yankees @ Tampa Bay Rays
Sunday, April 18 1:30 p.m. Tampa Bay Rays @ Boston Red Sox
Sunday, April 25 2 p.m. Chicago Cubs @ Milwaukee Brewers
Sunday, May 2 1 p.m. Chicago White Sox @ New York Yankees
Sunday, May 9 1:30 p.m. Atlanta Braves @ Philadelphia Phillies
Sunday, May 16 1 p.m. Minnesota Twins @ New York Yankees
Sunday, May 23 1:30 p.m. Boston Red Sox @ Philadelphia Phillies
Sunday, May 30 2:15 p.m. St. Louis Cardinals @ Chicago Cubs