NESN Announces Boston Red Sox Spring Training Coverage
NESN will deliver 46 consecutive days of Boston Red Sox Spring Training coverage that will include 67 hours of live programming leading up to opening day on April 5th. NESN’s live coverage from JetBlue Park at Fenway South in Lee County will feature:
· 13 days of Red Sox LIVE from Fort Myers presented by Jordan’s Furniture
· 5 days of WEEI’s The Dennis and Callahan Morning Show
· 12 Spring Training games in high definition
In addition, NESN Daily will feature nightly reports and exclusive interviews from Florida and NESN.com will include up-to-the-minute news from new Red Sox beat reporter Didier Morais and exclusive video in a special Spring Training section at NESN.com/springtraining.
“NESN is committed to bringing our fans the most comprehensive coverage of Red Sox baseball in 2012 starting with day one of Spring Training,” said Sean McGrail, NESN’s president and CEO. “JetBlue Park is a beautiful facility, and we can’t wait to give Red Sox fans a look at Fenway South.”
13 Days of Red Sox LIVE from Fort Myers presented by Jordan’s Furniture
NESN’s live Spring Training coverage begins the day pitchers and catchers report on Sunday, February 19 at 6 pm with Red Sox LIVE from Fort Myers presented by Jordan’s Furniture. The evening shows will be shot from inside JetBlue Park near the new ballpark’s Green Monster. NESN studio host Tom Caron will be joined by NESN’s Peter Gammons, Red Sox field reporter Jenny Dell, and Red Sox players, coaches, and executives to deliver 13 consecutive days of live programming from Fenway South.
5 Days of WEEI’s Dennis and Callahan Morning Show
NESN’s live coverage from Fort Myers will also include five days of WEEI’s The Dennis & Callahan Morning Show beginning Thursday, February 23rd. John Dennis and Gerry Callahan will be in the brand new JetBlue Park to deliver exclusive interviews with players and coaches.
12 Spring Training Games, All in HD
NESN’s high-definition coverage of 12 Grapefruit League games will begin Saturday, March 3 at 7 pm when the Red Sox play Boston College in the first-ever televised game from JetBlue Park. Don Orsillo and Jerry Remy will team up for their 12th season together in the NESN broadcast booth to deliver all the action.
For NESN’s complete Spring Training schedule, CLICK HERE.