Giants and Padres game to be televised on MLB Network
Secaucus, N.J., October 2, 2010
With the NL West and Wild Card Postseason races reaching the final scheduled day of the regular season, MLB Network will feature the San Francisco Giants hosting the San Diego Padres tomorrow, October 3, at 4:00 p.m. ET. The Giants currently lead the NL West by one game over the Padres, while the Atlanta Braves and Padres are tied for the NL Wild Card. Viewers in the Giants and Padres markets will see the Arizona Diamondbacks visit the Los Angeles Dodgers at 4:00 p.m. ET. MLB Tonight, featuring analysis, updates and highlights, will begin tomorrow at 12:00 p.m. ET and immediately follow the Padres at Giants. Path to the Pennant, a two-hour program recapping the 2010 division races and looking ahead to potential tie-breaker matchups if necessary and the League Division Series, will air immediately following MLB Tonight at 8:00 p.m. ET.
MLB Network launched on January 1, 2009 as the largest debut in cable television history and is currently available in approximately 55 million cable, telco, TV and satellite homes throughout the U.S. and Puerto Rico. In its inaugural year, MLB Network was honored with four Sports Emmy Awards and 12 nominations by the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences. With live games, original programming, highlights, classic games, and coverage of baseball events, MLB Network is the ultimate television destination for baseball fans.