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)


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.

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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.

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