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MLB.com to air more than 160 Spring Training games in 2008

Package to feature 30 percent more games than last year, including 14 MLB.com-produced games
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NEW YORK -- MLB.com, the official website of Major League Baseball, will offer fans the most extensive package of live Spring Training games ever with more than 160games available from Arizona and Florida, beginning with the Colorado Rockies and Chicago White Sox on Feb. 27 at 3:05 p.m. (EST). The entire allotment of Spring Training broadcasts is available as part of the MLB.TV subscription product, along with every out-of-market game of the2008 regular season.

In addition to more than 150 Spring Training television broadcasts, MLB.com will produce 14 exclusive live video broadcasts from the Cactus and Grapefruit Leagues. Calling all the action for MLB.com will be former Major Leaguers Harold Reynolds, Billy Sample and John Marzano alongwith Ed Randall and Vinny Micucci. A complete schedule for the exclusive, MLB.com-produced broadcasts is below.

 

 

 

2008 MLB.com Spring Training broadcast schedule (subject to change)

Date GameLocation Time (ET) Talent
2/27COL vs. CWSTucson, AZ 3:05 p.m. Ed Randall, Billy Sample
2/28COL (ss) vs. ARITucson, AZ3:05 p.m.Ed Randall, Billy Sample
2/29 KC vs. SDPeoria, AZ3:05 p.m.Ed Randall, Billy Sample
3/3CHI vs. SEAPeoria, AZ3:05 p.mBilly Sample, Harold Reynolds
3/4 SF vs. SDPeoria, AZ3:05 p.m. Billy Sample, Harold Reynolds
3/5MIL vs. TEXSurprise, AZ3:05 p.m.Billy Sample, Harold Reynolds
3/10PHI vs. PITBradenton, FL1:05 p.m.Vinny Micucci, John Marzano
3/11NY (NL) vs. BOSFt. Myers, FL 1:05 p.m.Vinny Micucci, John Marzano
3/12BOS vs. MINFt. Myers, FL1:05 p.m.Vinny Micucci, John Marzano
3/13ATL vs. DET Lakeland, FL 1:05 p.m.Vinny Micucci, John Marzano
3/14DET vs. HOUKissimmee, FL7:05 p.m.Vinny Micucci, John Marzano
3/17 HOU vs. LA (NL/ss)Vero Beach, FL1:05 p.m.Vinny Micucci, John Marzano
3/19 PHI vs. TB St. Petersburg, FL1:05 p.m.Vinny Micucci, John Marzano
3/20 PIT vs. PHI Clearwater, FL1:05 p.m.Vinny Micucci, John Marzano

NEW YORK -- MLB.com, the official website of Major League Baseball, will offer fans the most extensive package of live Spring Training games ever with more than 160games available from Arizona and Florida, beginning with the Colorado Rockies and Chicago White Sox on Feb. 27 at 3:05 p.m. (EST). The entire allotment of Spring Training broadcasts is available as part of the MLB.TV subscription product, along with every out-of-market game of the2008 regular season.

In addition to more than 150 Spring Training television broadcasts, MLB.com will produce 14 exclusive live video broadcasts from the Cactus and Grapefruit Leagues. Calling all the action for MLB.com will be former Major Leaguers Harold Reynolds, Billy Sample and John Marzano alongwith Ed Randall and Vinny Micucci. A complete schedule for the exclusive, MLB.com-produced broadcasts is below.

 

 

 

2008 MLB.com Spring Training broadcast schedule (subject to change)

Date GameLocation Time (ET) Talent
2/27COL vs. CWSTucson, AZ 3:05 p.m. Ed Randall, Billy Sample
2/28COL (ss) vs. ARITucson, AZ3:05 p.m.Ed Randall, Billy Sample
2/29 KC vs. SDPeoria, AZ3:05 p.m.Ed Randall, Billy Sample
3/3CHI vs. SEAPeoria, AZ3:05 p.mBilly Sample, Harold Reynolds
3/4 SF vs. SDPeoria, AZ3:05 p.m. Billy Sample, Harold Reynolds
3/5MIL vs. TEXSurprise, AZ3:05 p.m.Billy Sample, Harold Reynolds
3/10PHI vs. PITBradenton, FL1:05 p.m.Vinny Micucci, John Marzano
3/11NY (NL) vs. BOSFt. Myers, FL 1:05 p.m.Vinny Micucci, John Marzano
3/12BOS vs. MINFt. Myers, FL1:05 p.m.Vinny Micucci, John Marzano
3/13ATL vs. DET Lakeland, FL 1:05 p.m.Vinny Micucci, John Marzano
3/14DET vs. HOUKissimmee, FL7:05 p.m.Vinny Micucci, John Marzano
3/17 HOU vs. LA (NL/ss)Vero Beach, FL1:05 p.m.Vinny Micucci, John Marzano
3/19 PHI vs. TB St. Petersburg, FL1:05 p.m.Vinny Micucci, John Marzano
3/20 PIT vs. PHI Clearwater, FL1:05 p.m.Vinny Micucci, John Marzano