NEW YORK TBS, which began televising Major League Baseball's National League Divisional Series yesterday, is complementing its TV effort with an online channel that offers behind-the-scenes coverage, including batting practice, features, commentary and unique camera angles during the game.
The special broadband channel will be called TBS Hot Corner on MLB.com, and can be accessed via the MLB.com Web site. The show is sponsored by Chevrolet and will be titled "Chevy Total Access Live."
"TBS Hot Corner on MLB.com uses a breadth of resources available on our linear and digital platforms to extend the TBS MLB brand and give fans the most comprehensive MLB postseason coverage possible during the most exciting part of the season," said Lenny Daniels, Turner Sports svp, production and new media.
The online show is hosted by Heather Catlin and Matt Dagostino. It also features Ernie Johnson and Cal Ripken with TBS in-studio updates and commentary.
The TBS Hot Corner on MLB.com site will also offer hundreds of on-demand segments.