Search

Comedian Jimmy Carr stars in MLB London series

PUBLISHED: 12:00 20 June 2019 | UPDATED: 14:28 21 June 2019

Jimmy Carr poses with a baseball bat (Pic: CSM Sport & Entertainment)

Jimmy Carr poses with a baseball bat (Pic: CSM Sport & Entertainment)

Archant

Comedian Jimmy Carr returns in episode two of Major League Baseball’s three-part series to uncover some of the unique traditions associated with America’s favourite past time.

Ahead of Boston Red Sox and New York Yankees two game series at London Stadium, Carr investigates the ceremonial first pitch, the seventh inning stretch and champagne goggles.

You may also want to watch:

Calamity on set continues as Carr's education of UK fans takes another turn with Carr being interrupted by various Americanisms

In episode one Jimmy Carr's gives his explanation of baseball ahead of the Boston Red Sox and New York Yankees playing two games at London Stadium this month.

The two prestigious teams play in the first ever Mitel and MLB Present London Series 2019 on Saturday, June, 29 and Sunday, June, 30 in Stratford.

A number of other American sports have already been over to the UK and been a huge success, the MLB will be hoping it can continue that, when the games have been played in front of thousands.

Become a supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years, through good times and bad. Coronavirus is one of the greatest challenges our community has ever faced, but if we all play our part we will defeat it. We're here to serve as your advocate and trusted source of local information.

In these testing times, your support is more important than ever. Thank you.

Most Read

Most Read

Latest from the Barking and Dagenham Post