There are many ESPN channels: ESPN, ESPN2, ESPNews, ESPNU, ESPN Classic, ESPN First Take where they just show that show on a loop forever. (It’s mostly watched in prisons as a form of enhanced interrogation technique.) But the greatest of all ESPN channels is ESPN 8, or “The Ocho,” as it’s known to devotees. It’s the ESPN devoted to the finest in seldom seen sports.
Hank Williams Jr. has been has been a staple on MNF for years and that relationship has come to an end. ESPN made the announcement yesterday before the Colts - Tamp Bay game that they would be severing their ties with Williams over comments he made comparing President Obama to Hitler.
This could anger some, but baseball purists will applaude this move. What's old could become new again for Major League Baseball.
Sources say Major League Baseball and the players' association have talked about realigning both the National League and the American League.