General Hospital News And Spoilers: ABC Preempts General Hospital, MLB Takes Daytime Slot

ABC’s scheduled programming of General Hospital airs weekdays, Monday through Friday at 2PM Eastern/Standard time.

General Hospital is at the mercy of the network, and from time to time our regularly scheduled soap opera is either interrupted or presented due to some other airing needs.

General Hospital news reports confirm that GH’s Friday, October 7th episode will be preempted due to coverage of the Major League Baseball Wildcard Game.

General Hospital spoilers reveal coverage of the MLB game will start at exactly the 2PM eastern time slot as would GH. The game (potential overtime not predicted) until 5PM. On the West coast, GMA3: What You Need To Know, normally airing at 1PM eastern, will also be presented.

GH news and spoilers indicate General Hospital viewers will be able to catch Friday’s episode on the following Monday, October 10th.

General Hospital News And Spoilers: ESPN and GH’s Stephen A. Smith Suffers Near Death Experience

In the last two years, the world as we know it has changed so much. One aspect being the way we take care of ourselves. Every since the pandemic, the world is taking more precautions to stay healthy.

General Hospital news reports reveal Stephen A. Smith thought he was taking extra precautions, caring for himself by receiving the Covid vaccine.

General Hospital spoilers reveal Stephen later came down with Covid after having been vaccinated. Smith credits the vaccine for keeping him alive. His symptoms were severe enough to land himself in the hospital. Stephen spend New Years battling Covid. He described his experience by stating, “I had 103 degree fever every night. Woke up with chills and a pool of sweat. Headaches were massive. Coughing profusely. And it got to a point where right before New Year’s Eve, I was in the hospital into New Year’s Day. That’s how I brought in the New Year.” he also added, “Had I not been vaccinated, I wouldn’t be here.”

Thankfully he is now negative and has resumed his regular activities which includes the set of General Hospital, working alongside Maurice Benard and Laura Wright (Sonny and Carly)