Broadcast FAQ

In-Market Streaming FAQ

Watching Bally Sports North’s Minnesota Twins coverage is easier than ever. Download the Bally Sports app available in the iTunes or Google Play stores or visit BallySports.com.

Live Twins programming is available to stream on any computer or device by authenticating with your login credentials on file with your pay-TV provider.

Will I be able to stream Twins games this season?

Yes. If you are a customer of a participating pay-TV provider and receive Bally Sports North as a part of your channel lineup, you will be able to stream Bally Sports North’s Twins telecasts on the Bally Sports app or by visiting BallySports.com.

How will it work and how much will it cost?

If a Twins game is being televised on Bally Sports North, it will also be available on the Bally Sports app. To stream games, users will need to verify their credentials by signing in with their pay-TV provider's User ID and Password. There is no additional charge to use the Bally Sports app.

How can I access the Bally Sports app?

The Bally Sports app is currently available for iPhones, iPads and Apple TV; Android and Android TV; Amazon FireTV, Stick and Kindle Fire; Chromecast; Xbox One; and Windows phones. Fans can download the mobile app for free from the iTunes App Store, Google Play, Amazon App Store or Windows Store.

Why do I need to sign in?

The Bally Sports app is an extension of your pay-TV service that you get at home. The Bally Sports app allows viewers to watch on the best available screen - at home or on the go.

Which other pay-TV providers participate in the Bally Sports app?

Please visit BallySports.com for a full list of participating pay-TV providers.

What if I don't have my pay-TV provider credentials or I forgot them?

Contact your pay-TV provider to retrieve your username and password.

**For all other questions, please review the Help page on BallySports.com

Streaming (OTT) FAQ

What OTT providers can I stream Twins games on this season?

Bally Sports North and Bally Sports North Extra is available on DirecTV Stream.

How will it work and how much will it cost?

If a Twins game is being televised on Bally Sports North, it will also be available on DirecTV Stream. To stream games, users will need to have subscribed to a DirecTV Stream Choice or Ultimate Package. To start the 2022 season, those packages are discounted for new users and are $79.99 and $94.99 a month, respectively. There is no annual contract with a DirecTV stream subscription.

How can I access the DirecTV Stream app?

The DirecTV Stream app is currently available for iPhones, iPads and Apple TV; Android and Android TV; Amazon FireTV, Stick and Kindle Fire; Chromecast; Xbox One; and Windows phones. Fans can download the mobile app for free from the iTunes App Store, Google Play, Amazon App Store or Windows Store.

MLB.TV App FAQ

Can I stream Twins games through the MLB.TV app?

Users can stream Twins games on the MLB.TV app if they live outside of the Twins Home Television Territory. You can check which teams are blacked out in your area by typing in a zip code here: https://www.mlb.com/live-stream-games/blackout-mobile

How will it work and how much will it cost?

If a Twins game is being televised on Bally Sports North, it will also be available on MLB.TV. To stream games, users will need to have subscribed to a MLB.TV Package. To start the 2022 season, those packages are discounted and are $129.99 for the season to stream every game not blacked out in your area; or, a single team package is $109.99 for the season to stream your favorite team.

How can I access the MLB.TV app?

The MLB.TV app is currently available for iPhones, iPads and Apple TV; Android and Android TV; Amazon FireTV, Stick and Kindle Fire; Chromecast; Xbox One; and Windows phones. Fans can download the mobile app for free from the iTunes App Store, Google Play, Amazon App Store or Windows Store.

Are road games blacked out on the MLB.TV App in addition to Home Games?

If the user is in the Home Television Territory, then both the Home and Road games are blacked out to that user. You can check which teams are blacked out in your area by typing in a zip code here: https://www.mlb.com/live-stream-games/blackout-mobile

Apple TV+ FAQ

I see tonight’s Twins game is on Apple TV+. How can I view the game?

Twins games on Apple TV+ can only be viewed by downloading the Apple TV app.

How much does it cost?

Apple and Major League Baseball will host “Friday Night Baseball” for the first half of the 2022 schedule. These scheduled games are available to anyone with Internet access, for free, only on Apple TV+. An Apple ID is required to access the free games.

How can I access the Apple TV app?

Apple TV+ app can be accessed on:

  • iPhone
  • iPad, Mac, Apple TV 4K and HD
  • tv.apple.com
  • Most smart TVs, gaming consoles and cable set-top boxes:

§ Fire TV, Android* TV, Chromecast, PlayStation 4/5, Xbox One/S & Series X/S, Roku, Samsung TV, LG, Panasonic, Sony, Vizio

Are the games available in my area?

Games are available on Apple TV+ with full national distribution - meaning no blackouts. “Friday Night Baseball” games on Apple TV+ will also be available in Canada, Australia, Brazil, Japan, Mexico, Puerto Rico, South Korea and the UK immediately, with more territories/countries to be added at future dates.