If you didn't have any plans for this Saturday before you started reading this sentence, now you do. Here are the best sports on television and where and when you can watch them. All times Eastern. Follow the links to learn more about each of the teams listed below. Let's get right into it.
F.C. Barcelona vs. Manchester United: The long-anticipated exhibition at FedEx Field is finally happening. Many of the top stars, like Lionel Messi, are sitting out, but it's also the two best club soccer teams in the world just months after they played each other in the Champions League final. You won't want to miss this. (7 p.m., ESPN2)
New York Mets vs. Washington Nationals: Washington has now lost six games in a row after Friday night's 8-5 loss in Chien-Ming Wang's return to the Majors. Jason Marquis will look to stop that amid a flood of MLB trade rumors involving him and many of his teammates (7:05 p.m., MASN)
D.C. United vs. San Jose Earthquakes: If you're still in the mood for soccer after the FC Barcelona/Manchester Unite exhibition, this should fill your fix. (10:30 p.m., CSN)
Chicago Cubs vs. St. Louis Cardinals: What is usually a great rivalry has seen the buzz go away a bit with the Cubs' struggles, but here they are in the signature baseball game of the weekend. (4 p.m., FOX)