It’s the worst sight a baseball fan can see: a tarp.
One was thrown at Truist Park in Atlanta before Game 3 of the World Series between the Braves and Astros, as rainy weather forced the teams to stop batting practice.
The game appears to be still as scheduled, with MLB yet to announce a postponement. However, The Weather Channel says that Atlanta is expected to see occasional rain until 8 p.m. ET, roughly the time for the first move.
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Sports News keeps track of the latest weather news in Atlanta. Follow below for updates before Game 3 of the World Championship.
Braves vs. Weather Updates. Astros
6:47 pm: On the weather channel’s radarIt was starting to look like most of the rain should pass first degree.
6:15 pm: The Weather Channel has updated its forecast as it is now calling for occasional rain in Atlanta through 11 p.m. ET. That didn’t stop fans from gathering at Trust Park.
5:38 pm: According to MLB’s coverage of batting practice in the Game 3 World Championships, there is no official BP on the field and teams are taking pre-match swings in indoor cages.
How to watch the 2021 World Championship
- TV channel (USA): Fox
- TV channel (Canada): sports net
- Live broadcast: fuboTV
All World Championship matches will be broadcast on Fox in the US and on Sportsnet in Canada. On the Fox broadcast, Joe Buck will tackle play-by-play with John Smoltz to provide analysis at the booth and reporters Ken Rosenthal and Tom Verducci on the field.
Viewers can find the game on the Fox Sports Go app, or using fuboTV, Which comes with a free seven-day trial.