Deschanel, Country Stars To Sing At World Series

Zooey Deschanel has double duty on Fox: The star of the new series “New Girl” also is performing at the World Series.

Deschanel is from the indie pop duo She & Him. She’ll sing the national anthem at Game 4 of the Major League Baseball seven-game series between the St. Louis Cardinals and the Texas Rangers. It airs Sunday on Fox.

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Zooey Deschanel performs at the Bonnaroo.

Before the actress takes the stage, country singer Trace Adkins will perform the anthem at Game 2 on Thursday, and Ronnie Dunn will do the same two days later at Game 3.

The Cardinals and Rangers battle it out Wednesday night in Game 1 at Busch Stadium in St. Louis, where “American Idol” champion Scotty McCreery will perform the national anthem.