Blige to perform Game 6 anthem
Bronx native joins list of Grammy-winning WS performers
Bronx native Mary J. Blige will perform the national anthem prior to Game 6 of the World Series on Wednesday night, when the Yankees take another crack at clinching their 27th championship.
The Phillies took Game 5 to cut the Yanks' Series lead to 3-2 in the best-of-seven series. Coverage of Game 6 begins on FOX at 7:30 p.m. ET.
Adam McCalvy is a reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.