During today’s ViacomCBS streaming event, the company shared
an announcement that Pluto TV will launch a new channel in partnership with Major
League Baseball (MLB), featuring classic and iconic games and highlights. The
channel will be available on the free streaming service on March 2.
MLB Channel will include a variety of curated content.
Programming will include iconic World Series and All-Star games and milestones,
episodes of “Epic Moments,” “Baseball’s Seasons” and “Cathedrals of the Game.”
Viewers will also find clips and playlists of top plays from the MLB.
“Building out a library of top-quality sports content is a
huge priority for Pluto TV, and to be able to add a Major League Baseball
channel for the first time is a landmark event both for us and for baseball
fans who are always looking to watch more of their favorite sport,” said Will
Gurman, Vice President, Global Content Partnerships at Pluto TV. “As
a lifelong baseball fan, I am excited that we are able to bring the best of MLB
to viewers everywhere and add a beloved American institution to our continually
expanding sports programming.”
The channel will join Pluto TV’s current sports lineup which
includes NFL Channel, Major League Soccer, PGA Tour, Bellator MMA, Pac-12
Insider and more.