There will be baseball. There will be trash talk. There will be testosterone. And there will be one very tricked-out truck.
Yes, it’s the week after Father’s Day and the Discovery Channel has given a gift to fans of its hit show, Diesel Brothers. On Monday and Thursday nights, the show will air two crossover episodes with the MLB Network that feature a handful of baseball’s A-listers.
During the two-part special, the show’s stars will band together to trick out Detroit Tigers star Miguel Cabrera’s 2016 Chevy Silverado.
But they won’t go it alone.
To help them understand the intricacies of baseball, the Diesel Brothers will get some help from two MLB Network analysts: former all-star Carlos Peña and Hall of Famer Pedro Martinez.
“I didn’t know much about trucks, to be honest,” Peña tells PEOPLE. “I mean, I like them to be big and strong. But I didn’t know what I was signing up for, so it was a lot of fun to learn and also to tell these guys about baseball.”
For the uninitiated, the Diesel Brothers is one of Discovery’s marquee shows — and is, unsurprisingly, cable TV’s #1 rated unscripted series with men ages 25-24. The show’s four stars go …read more