ESPN Deportes to Offer Exclusive Coverage of all 39 Games of the 2009 World Baseball Classic

ESPN Deportes, the Spanish-language home of baseball in the U.S., will present coverage of all 39 games of the 2009 World Baseball Classic. The network, which under a previously announced deal secured rights to 23 games of the event, secured exclusive Spanish-language rights for the remaining 16 games, it was announced today.

World Baseball Classic coverage highlights include:

-- Spanish-language telecasts of all 39 games on ESPN Deportes beginning March 5;
-- Special editions of Beisbol Esta Noche will keep fans up to date on the latest results, news and expert analysis throughout the tournament;
-- Exclusive Spanish-language coverage on ESPN Deportes Radio, highlighted with coverage of the semifinals and final;
-- Extensive content featuring highlights, news and information.
-- 33 games available on ESPN Deportes in Puerto Rico.
World Baseball Classic coverage on ESPN's English-language platforms will include:
-- ESPN and ESPN2 combining to televise 23 games in the U.S. beginning March 5;
-- The semifinals - Saturday, March 21, and Sunday, March 22 - and final, Monday, March 23, from Dodger Stadium;
-- All ESPN and ESPN2 telecasts simulcast via and ESPN Mobile TV;
-- 23 games (ESPN, ESPN2 telecasts) available in Guam and the U.S. Virgin Islands.
ESPN International will televise up to 39 games in Africa, Australia, Europe (via NASN, which will become ESPN America on Feb. 1), Latin America, the Middle East and New Zealand.

Baseball on ESPN Deportes

ESPN Deportes is the only Spanish-language network in the U.S. that offers coverage of baseball all-year-round. The network features exclusive coverage of MLB Sunday Night Baseball, as well as winter baseball from the Dominican Republic, Venezuela and Mexico, culminating with exclusive coverage of the Caribbean Series.


Relate articles:

Televisa and Disney launch ESPN Deportes

Market Intelligence: SI Latino Closes; Will Televisa's ESPN Deportes License be Renewed?

ESPN Deportes Launches ESPN En Vivo Event at SuperBowl

ESPN Deportes to Partner with Newspapers

Trackback from your site.

Editorial Staff @portada_online

Portada Staff


GroupM’s Susan Schiekofer and Undertone’s Michael Pallad Will Discuss Brand Safety at #PortadaNY

GroupM’s Susan Schiekofer and Undertone’s Michael Pallad Will Discuss Brand Safety at #PortadaNY

Do digital advertising standards and policies need to change in the light of fake news, transparency and ad fraud issues? Hear from the executive responsible for digital trading and implementation across all of GroupM’s agencies about what needs to be done so that brands demands are 100% met.

Women in Marketing and Media: If You Don’t See Her, You Can’t Be Her

Women in Marketing and Media: If You Don’t See Her, You Can’t Be Her

Although women are increasingly more visible in the industry, there’s still a long path to go towards women achieving their full potentials and pushing their untapped capabilities to the maximum, especially for Hispanic and African-American women, who feel their barriers are even higher.