It’s week 14 of the 2021 MLB regular season this week and it is loaded with nationally televised games. ESPN, ESPN+, MLBN, FS1, FOX, TBS, and YouTube will be the home of this week’s national games, with various regional sports networks providing the local broadcasts. Fans will be back in attendance throughout the league; however, cord cutters can find out how to watch all of this week’s nationally televised MLB games below.
Start Times and Channels
*Select games will be joined in progress or only available in select areas.
Monday, July 5
|Chicago White Sox at Minnesota Twins||7:00 p.m. ET||ESPN, NBC Sports Chicago, & Bally Sports North|
|Detroit Tigers at Texas Rangers||8:05 p.m. ET||ESPN+, Bally Sports Detroit, & Bally Sports Southwest|
|Boston Red Sox at Los Angeles Angels||9:30 p.m. ET||MLBN*, Sportsnet NY, & YES Network|
ESPN will kick off the national games of the week with an AL Central matchup between the White Sox and Twins. Entering week 14, the White Sox are on top of the division with a 49-34 record and they are leading the season series 8-1 with 10 more games to play. The Twins are at the bottom of the division with a 34-48 record and have lost 4 of their last 5 games with 2 of those defeats coming from the White Sox.
Tuesday, July 6
|Milwaukee Brewers at New York Mets||7:10 p.m. ET||ESPN, Bally Sports Wisconsin, & Sportsnet NY|
|Cincinnati Reds at Kansas City Royals||8:10 p.m. ET||ESPN+, Bally Sports Ohio, & Bally Sports Kansas City|
|New York Yankees at Seattle Mariners||10:10 p.m. ET||ESPN, YES Network, & ROOT Northwest|
ESPN will be home of a doubleheader on Tuesday but the first game should be an instant classic between two first-place teams. Entering week 14, the NL Central-leading 51-34 Brewers will host the NL East-leading 43-37 Mets. This will be a rematch of Monday’s game and the second game of their 6-game season series.
Wednesday, July 7
|Cleveland Indians at Tampa Bay Rays||12:10 p.m. ET||MLBN*, Bally Sports Great Lakes, & Bally Sports Sun|
|Chicago White Sox at Minnesota Twins||1:10 p.m. ET||MLBN*, NBC Sports Chicago, & Bally Sports North|
|Boston Red Sox at Los Angeles Angels||4:07 p.m. ET||MLBN*, NESN, & Bally Sports West|
|Los Angeles Dodgers at Miami Marlins||7:10 p.m. ET||ESPN, Spectrum Sportsnet, & Bally Sports Florida|
|Colorado Rockies at Arizona Diamondbacks||9:40 p.m. ET||ESPN+, ATT SportsNet-Rocky Mountain, & Bally Sports Arizona|
|Washington Nationals at San Diego Padres||10:10 p.m. ET||MLBN*, MASN2, & Bally Sports San Diego|
|New York Yankees at Seattle Mariners||10:10 p.m. ET||MLBN*, YES Network, & ROOT Northwest|
MLB Network will be home to “Shotime” Shohei Ohtani and the Los Angeles Angels when they host the Boston Red Sox. Ohtani leads the MLB in home runs, and became the first All-Star picked as pitcher, position player in nearly 100 years since Babe Ruth. He’s putting together an all-time great MLB season and will look to continue this momentum on Wednesday against the team The Great Bambino once cursed.
Thursday, July 8
|Los Angeles Dodgers at Miami Marlins||12:10 p.m. ET||MLBN*, Spectrum Sportsnet, & Bally Sports Florida|
|Colorado Rockies at Arizona Diamondbacks||3:40 p.m. ET||MLBN*, ATT SportsNet-Rocky Mountain, & Bally Sports Arizona|
|New York Yankees at Seattle Mariners||4:10 p.m. ET||MLBN*, YES Network, & ROOT Northwest|
|Philadelphia Phillies at Chicago Cubs||8:05 p.m. ET||ESPN, NBC Sports Philadelphia, & Marquee Sports Network|
|Detroit Tigers at Minnesota Twins||8:10 p.m. ET||ESPN+, Bally Sports Detroit, & Bally Sports North|
ESPN+ subscribers will be treated to an AL Central matchup when the Twins host the Tigers. The Tigers enter week 14 with a 38-46 record and they’re sitting at 3rd place in the division. The Twins are dead last in the division with a 34-48 record; however, they are leading the season series 3-2 with an impressive 15-6 victory earlier in the season.
Friday, July 9
|St. Louis Cardinals at Chicago Cubs||2:20 p.m ET.||MLBN*, Bally Sports Midwest, & Marquee Sports Network|
|Philadelphia Phillies at Boston Red Sox||7:10 p.m. ET||ESPN+, NBC Sports Philadelphia, & NESN|
|Detroit Tigers Minnesota Twins||8:10 p.m. ET||MLBN*, Bally Sports Detroit, & Bally Sports North|
|Cincinnati Reds at Milwaukee Brewers||8:10 p.m. ET||YouTube|
|New York Yankees at Houston Astros||8:10 p.m. ET||MLBN*, YES Network, & ATT SportsNet-Southwest|
Week 14’s MLB Game of the Week Live on YouTube will be the home of an National League Central division slugfest between the Reds and Brewers. The Brewers sit at the top of the division and enter the week with the third best record in the NL. The Reds are trying to catch up with hopes of pulling off a triple with a clean sweep in this 3-game series.
Saturday, July 10
|Toronto Blue Jays at Tampa Bay Rays||1:10 p.m.||MLBN*, Sportsnet, & Bally Sports Sun|
|Oakland Athletics at Texas Rangers||4:05 p.m. ET||FS1, NBC Sports California, & Bally Sports Southwest|
|Cincinnati Reds at Milwaukee Brewers||7:15 p.m. ET||FOX*|
|St. Louis Cardinals at Chicago Cubs||7:15 p.m. ET||FOX*|
|New York Yankees at Houston Astros||7:15 p.m. ET||FOX*|
|Arizona Diamondbacks at Los Angeles Dodgers||10:10 p.m. ET||MLBN*, Bally Sports Arizona, & Spectrum Sportsnet|
|Colorado Rockies at San Diego Padres||10:10 p.m. ET||MLBN*, ESPN+, ATT SportsNet-Rocky Mountain, & Bally Sports San Diego|
Some fans will be treated to a big game on FOX in a rematch of the Game of the Week when the Cincinnati Reds host the Milwaukee Brewers. Entering week 14, the Brewers are sitting on top of the NL Central with a 51-34 record. The 43-40 Reds are not too far behind in second place, however, they came into the week leading the season series 5-4.
Sunday, July 11
|New York Yankees at Houston Astros||2:10 p.m. ET||TBS|
There is only one nationally televised game for the day and it is sure to be a classic. This will be the 6th game between the pair this season and the Yankees are currently leading 2-1. As the final game in this 3-game series, this will be their last game against each other in the regular season. The Astros are proving to be a favorite to win it all this season and they are currently the second best team in the AL with a 52-33 record entering week 14.
Where to Watch MLB Games This Week
With a full schedule of MLB games across the country, fans have plenty of choices when it comes to watching each game from the opening pitch to the final at bat.
MLB.tv: Fans can watch live games from their favorite out-of-market teams with one of the packages provided by MLB.tv. Upon signing up, fans will get a 7-day free trial for the service. For $109.99/yr. fans can watch all the games from an out-of-market team with Single Team. Catch every game from every out-of-market team for only $24.99/mo. with Monthly. For the best value, stream every out-of-market team via the All Team package for only $129.99/yr.
AntennaWeb is a great tool you can use to see what FOX channel is available in your area with an antenna.
Locast: Viewers in over 30 markets served by Locast will also be able to watch on their local FOX for free with the service
Subscribers to live TV streaming services can check out our chart below to see if your service will be streaming today’s games.
|Channel||AT&T TV (*Starts at $69.99/mo.)||fuboTV (*Starts at $64.99/mo.)||Hulu + Live TV (*Starts $64.99/mo.)||Sling TV (*Starts at $35/mo.)||Youtube TV (*Starts at $64.99/mo.)|
|MLBN||Yes||An additional $8/mo with fubo Extra add-on||No||An additional $11/mo with Sports Extra Add-on||Yes|
|NBC Sports Regional Networks||Yes||Yes||Yes||No||Yes|
|Bally Sports Regional Networks||Yes||No||No||No||No|
|AT&T SportsNet Regional Networks||Yes||Yes||No||No||No|
|Root Sports Northwest||Yes||No||No||No||No|
|Sportsnet New York||Yes||Yes||Yes||No||Yes|
|Marquee Sports Network||Yes||No||No||No||No|
*Due to the MLB’s blackout restrictions, local fans may not have access to all games as coverage varies based on location.
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