5 Live Sports Extra offers more Baseball

BBC Radio 5 Live Sports Extra is currently covering more America sports than it normally does with the annual finale of the Major League Baseball season, the 2011 World Series.

An American football NFL double bill, including the annual fixture from Wembley, has also featured..

Commentator Simon Brotherton is joined by former GB catcher and American sports writer Josh Chetwynd, as the teams battle it out over a seven-match play-off with the first to win four matches declared the MLB World Series Champions.

In addition to the commentaries on 5 Live Sports Extra, Colin Murray had a Fighting Talk American themed special on Radio 5 Live. Guests included Canadian sports broadcaster Greg Brady, journalist and broadcaster Des Kelly, journalist and FT regular Will Buckley and comedian J J Whitehead.

Posted on Monday, October 24th, 2011 at 2:52 pm by RadioToday UK

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