Major League Baseball ad featuring Jeff Foxworthy courtesy MLB
There are still a few days left in August, but Major League Baseball is already looking more than a month to the future. On Thursday night MLB unveiled its playoff campaign, "There's Only One October." Stars from Fox and TBS shows appear in the ads, which promote the postseason. Among the talent being used: Jeff Foxworthy from Are You Smarter Than a Fifth Grader?
, American Idol
judge Randy Jackson, Bill Engvall of The Bill Engvall Show
and Stewie Griffin of Family Guy
. The campaign expands in September to include MLB players whose teams are in playoff contention.
The division playoffs begin Wednesday, Oct. 1 on TBS.