MLB EXTRA INNINGS HALF SEASON FREE PREVIEW ON DIGITAL CABLE BEGINS JULY 17th
Fans Can Check Out the Major League Baseball
Out-Of-Market Sports Package on Digital Cable Free For a Full Week
New York, July 17, 2015 – As the summer heats up, so does the competition, as baseball enters the second half of the 2015 season. Major League Baseball and cable systems around the country offer fans a week-long free preview of the MLB EXTRA INNINGSSM package on digital cable, distributed nationally by iN DEMAND. Starting right after the All-Star break, the free preview will run from July 17 through 23. With over 80 out-of-market games each week through the end of the regular season, the Half-Season Offer is a great value at $119.99**, a $75 savings off the full season rate. The half-season package, which can be ordered starting immediately, includes games through the end of the regular season on October 4.
iN DEMAND distributes the MLB EXTRA INNINGS package to most major video providers, including: Time Warner Cable, Cox Communications, Bright House Networks, Charter, Cablevision, Verizon FiOS and many other affiliates serving avid fans across the nation.
Enhancements to the package on cable include:
MLB.TV: Included with all MLB EXTRA INNINGS subscriptions is the Technology & Engineering Emmy Award-winning MLB.TV. This enables authenticated subscribers to watch every out-of-market game LIVE or on demand on more than 400 supported devices. Complete activation instructions and details are available at: https://secure.mlb.com/tv/activate/.
*NOTE: The streaming service is not part of the free preview.
DUAL FEEDS: iN DEMAND delivers both the home and visiting team broadcasts of the same game when scheduling permits, so that fans can choose which telecast they want to watch.
MULTI-SCREEN MOSAIC: Fans can preview which games are currently playing with this popular rotating mosaic of multiple screens that shows all the available live action, along with scores, inning and channel location. (Mosaic appears when three or more games are airing during the same time block.) The mosaic can be found on the last channel of the MLB EXTRA INNINGS lineup.
HD: Many games are provided in HDTV, but carriage varies by system.
More information about MLB EXTRA INNINGS is available at www.getbaseball.com, where baseball fans can enter their zip code to find the package channel locations on their system and the current schedule. Residential customers or commercial establishments can order by calling 1-888-SPORTS-iN or their local video provider directly.
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MLB EXTRA INNINGS is distributed nationally by iN DEMAND. (www.indemand.com)
* The streaming service is not part of the free preview
** Suggested Retail Price. Pricing and package may differ by provider.
About iN DEMAND
iN DEMAND L.L.C. is a world leader in providing exciting transactional entertainment delivered through television’s most innovative technologies. iN DEMAND creates, acquires and delivers programming through cable Pay-Per-View (PPV), Video On Demand (VOD) as well as on digital platforms. It also supplies marketing support, production services and content transport for the industry. PPV programming includes movies, boxing, wrestling and mixed martial arts events and the digital out-of-market subscription professional sports packages for MLB, the NBA, the NHL and MLS. The company’s VOD products include first-run and library movies, plus subscription movie and entertainment services. Content is delivered in SD, HD and 3D. iN DEMAND’s owners are Comcast iN DEMAND Holdings, Inc., Cox Communications Holdings, Inc., and Time Warner Entertainment – Advance/Newhouse Partnership. Further information about the company can be found at business.indemand.com.
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