Wednesday’s TV highlights


Franklin & Bash: Breckin Meyer and “NYPD Blue’s” Mark-Paul Gosselaar star in this new legal dramedy (9 p.m. TNT).

Man v. Food Nation: Adam Richman embarks on a quest to uncover the origin of the hamburger in the debut installment of his latest food-themed travelogue (9 and 9:30 p.m. Travel).

Blue Bloods: CBS encores the pilot episode of this hit police drama starring Tom Selleck (10 p.m. CBS).


The Real World: The long-running reality series closes its latest Las Vegas season (10 p.m. MTV).

The World According to Paris: Paris Hilton is back and hotter than ever in her latest TV venture (10 p.m. Oxygen).

Men of a Certain Age: This comedy-drama starring Ray Romano, Andre Braugher and Scott Bakula returns with new episode (10 p.m. TNT).

Sand Masters: They sculpt some seriously sandy creations in this new reality series (10 and 10:30 p.m. Travel).


28 Days Later: Cillian Murphy fights his way through a zombie-infested London in this 2002 terror tale (8 p.m. IFC).

MacGruber: “Saturday Night Live’s” Will Forte and Kristen Wiig star in this 2010 action spoof based on an “SNL” sketch (10 p.m. Cinemax).



Tennis: Coverage of the French Open continues with the men’s and women’s quarterfinals (9 a.m. ESPN2).

Baseball: The Astros play the Cubs (11 a.m. WGN America); the Angels visit the Royals (1 p.m. FSN); the Giants face the Cardinals (5 p.m. ESPN); and the Dodgers host the Rockies (7 p.m. FS Prime).

Hockey: The Boston Bruins battle the Vancouver Canucks in the opening game of the Stanley Cup Finals (5 p.m. NBC).

Soccer: Chivas USA welcomes the Vancouver Whitecaps (7:30 p.m. FSN).