Five MLB players to star in Cartoon Network show Uncle Grandpa on Oct. 22

Saturday, October 22 could bring us Game 6 of the NLCS and Game 7 of the ALCS, but before that, baseball fans will have the opportunity to get a baseball fix on the Cartoon Network.

At 12:15 p.m. ET, Emmy-award winning animated series Uncle Grandpa will air its "Uncle Baseball" episode, which stars the following:

- Rays starter Chris Archer
- Orioles center fielder Adam Jones
- Astros second baseman Jose Altuve
- Red Sox starter David Price
- Mets starter Noah Syndergaard

Here's a clip:

That'll work. It's always good to get the Field of Dreams reference in there.

The gold standard for an animated TV show using MLB players is obviously Homer at the Bat, but there's always room for more quality programming on the animated/MLB front.

CBS Sports Writer

Matt Snyder has been a baseball writer with CBS Sports since 2011. A member of the BBWAA, he's now covered every World Series since 2010. The former Indiana University baseball player now lives on the... Full Bio

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