How to watch the Phillies vs. Giants game on Peacock for free on weekends
The Philadelphia Phillies will go to the San Francisco Giants to watch the three-game series, which will be exclusively broadcast on NBC’s Peacock streaming platform through cooperation with Major League Baseball.
National audiences who want to watch all three games can watch them for free in a few simple steps. The game report will include special guests and other features to show off the newly minted MLB on the Peacock. From June 18th to 20th, each of the three games will be broadcast before the game.
None of the three games between the Phillies and the Giants will be broadcast on NBC Sports Philadelphia or NBC Sports Bay Area.
How to watch games on Peacock for free
Anyone in the U.S. can watch MLB on Peacock by creating a free account for the streaming platform Peacock Net Or by downloading the Peacock app for your mobile device (Android or iPhone), streaming media player or smart TV. The free account can also access some shows and other features, while the premium account unlocks all content for $4.99 a month, and the premium account eliminates ads for $9.99 a month.
After creating a free account, you can access the Phillies-Giants game every day of the series at peacocktv.com/sports.
The official game time of the Oracle Park Phillies-Giant Series is as follows (all times are Eastern Time):
• Friday, June 18 at 9:45 pm (reporting from 9 pm)
• Saturday, June 19 at 4:05 pm (Reporting starts at 3:30 pm)
• Sunday, June 20 at 4:05 pm (Reporting from 3:30 pm)
Which devices can watch MLB on Peacock?
Viewers can watch the Philadelphia Giants series on TVs, computers, tablets, smartphones or game consoles that support streaming.
On the TV, you can use the Peacock app available on Roku, Apple TV, Android TV, COX, LG TV, Visio, Samsung, and Xfinity to access these games. Those who have the Xfinity voice remote control can be taken to the app by just saying “Peacock”, where they can find the game.
On a computer, viewers can use ChromeOS, macOS, or Windows PC to find and stream games from Peacock’s website.
Android phones and tablets, iPhones and iPads can also watch the game through the Peacock app. Chromecast users can use the app to stream games from mobile devices to TVs.
For those who wish to use game consoles, both Playstation and Xbox provide viewers with options to visit Peacock and watch baseball games.
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Who will call the Phillies vs. Giants game on the Peacock broadcast?
The coverage of this weekend’s game will be led by the game-by-play announcer Jon Miller, who is the long-term announcer for the Giants and can be heard during ESPN’s Sunday night baseball game. He will enter the booth with former Phillies’ John Crook and Jimmy Rollins and former giant Mike Crook for analysis.
The new broadcast experience is part of MLB’s exploration of alternative viewing opportunities. In recent years, the league has tested streaming games on Facebook and YouTube.As the alliance continues to explore streaming options and promotions, exclusive broadcasts like this weekend may Major League Baseball reports a sign of the future.
Entering this weekend’s series, Bryce Harper and the Phillies ranked second in the Eastern Conference of the National League, second only to the New York Mets. The Giants, led by Buster Posey and Brandon Crawford, ranked first in the Western Conference of the National League.