Tonight on the Tube: Heroes and Grey’s Repeats, Men in Trees, Numb3rs and MLB Playoff Doubleheader

Detroit Tigers Navy Home Authentic On-Field Fitted HatMonday night’s Heroes episode, “One Giant Leap,” replays tonight before Doctor Who on the Sci Fi Channel. Today is Friday the 13th so I am sure that you will be able to find many a movie with that title or similar playing today. Major League Baseball has decided to play both games tonight at different times instead of head to head like usual. This is a good idea and about time. In TV news for Friday the new game show 1 vs. 100 premieres tonight and next week the show Extreme Makeover returns to the ABC lineup. Also the new season of Las Vegas premieres next week as well.

Prime Picks

Grey’s Anatomy (ABC): Repeat. Repeat of last night’s episode. Next week in this timeslot will be a season premiere of a new season of Extreme Makeover.

Men in Trees (ABC): New. Patrick is confused because Annie wants to limit their romantic time and Marin tries being friends with a man she has been intimate with.

Numb3rs (CBS): New. A Chinese Consulate interpreter is killed by a hit and run but Charlie figures out that it wasn’t an accident.

Solid Selections

Deal or No Deal (NBC): New. Howie asks people the question and they continue to open cases.

1 vs. 100 (NBC): Show Premiere. The goal is to win the $1 million dollar prize. The test is that you are playing against 100 other people. The host is Bob Saget.

Law & Order (NBC): New. A man is accused of a hate-crime and hires an expensive attorney to get him off.

Cable Choices

Take Home Chef (TLC): New. Two kinds of fettuccine are prepared. Plays again later.
Take Home Chef (TLC): New. Mahi Mahi is prepared. Plays again later.

Battlestar Galactica (Sci Fi): New. Part 1 of 2 where Adama is preparing to rescue the humans on New Caprica while Sharon is trying to lead the insurgency. Plays again later.

Threshold (Sci Fi): Repeat. The short-lived CBS sci-fi series starts being shown tonight and will play each Friday night until they exhaust all the episodes. This was a good show.

Other Options

  • Doctor Who (Sci Fi): New. While investigating a haunted school in London the Doctor runs into an old friend.
  • Monk (USA): Repeat. Monk has to get a new therapist.

Sports Notes

  • ESPN has college football action with Pittsburgh at Central Florida.
  • FOX has doubleheader MLB Playoffs with the Game 3 of the NLCS followed by Game 2 of the NLCS.
  • USA has round two of the Open golf tournament from Las Vegas.

What shows look good to you tonight on TV?

Meet the Author

Jason the TVaholic
0 comments… add one

Leave a Comment