“At the end of a Tuesday edition of “SportsCenter,” Steve Weissman jokingly told his married co-anchor that she appeared to be flirting with Wes Welker during an earlier interview. It went over about as well as you’d expect.” (via Yahoo! Sports)
Baseball Wives premieres on Vh1 Wednesday, November 30 at 9 p.m. ET/PT.
The season premiere of Baseball Wives is right around the corner and if you’ve been dying to see what all the excitement is about, wait no longer as Vh1 is giving us ourfirst glimpse of the show in the form of a supertrailer, titled of all cliff hangers: “Tears, Manipulations, And Bikinis”! I’m hooked already!
The new series will follow the lives of five wives, ex-wives and girlfriends of professional Baseball players as they struggle to balance relationships, friendships and chaos. The Baseball Wives are: Anna Benson (wife of retired Arizona Diamondbacks’ Pitcher Kris Benson), Tanya Grace (ex-wife of retired Chicago Cubs’ First Baseman Mark Grace), Chantel Kendall (ex-wife of Kansas City Royals’ Jason Kendall), Brook Villone (wife of Ron Villone) and Jordana Lenz (linked to no particular athlete in particular – but I’m sure she has an MLB ex or two somewhere).
“Derek Jeter 3K” Documentary Premieres Tonight at 9 p.m. on HBO
“It chronicles Jeter’s chase of 3,000 career hits and features new interviews with Reggie Jackson, Hal Steinbrenner, Joe Torre and Minka Kelly, among others. It also was the first time that Jeter wore a microphone during the game. Nice work by HBO and MLB Productions getting that to happen.” - Neil Best, Newsday
Respected veteran QB Chad Pennington is taking a year off from football and will join NFL on FOX game broadcasts starting this fall on a one-year contract. He’ll be partnered up with Sam Rosen and will bring his considerable knowledge attained after an 11-year professional career to the booth.