01 Mar PIX11 Announces Yankees Broadcast Schedule for 2018
Station to Air 21 Regular Season Games
NEW YORK, March 1, 2018 – The New York Yankees return to PIX11 for the fourth season on Wednesday, April 5 when the 27-time World Champion New York Yankees face the Orioles for the first of 21 regular season broadcasts of Yankees games airing in HD on PIX11. PIX11 will also produce pre -game specials for each Yankees broadcast game airing in primetime on PIX11.
YES Network’s Michael Kay, David Cone, Jack Curry, John Flaherty, Al Leiter, Meredith Marakovits, Paul O’Neill, Ryan Ruocco and Ken Singleton will cover the action all-season long on PIX11 with all games produced by YES Network, available in HD. All New York Yankees games broadcast on PIX11 will include SAP and will be Closed-Captioned.
Yankees on PIX11 2018 Schedule:
Founded in 1948 and owned by Tribune Broadcasting, a division of Tribune Media, WPIX-TV (PIX11) has long been regarded as a groundbreaking station in New York. In 2006, PIX11 became the flagship station of the CW Television Network and PIX11’s award winning news, successful primetime programming, off-network sitcom favorites, public affairs shows and outstanding event coverage have contributed to the station’s success. The station has been honored with numerous awards for excellence including over 300 Emmy® Awards (two for Outstanding Morning News Program and multiple Awards for Outstanding Newscast.) PIX11 also has a long history of local sports coverage and in 2015 became the broadcast home of the New York Yankees. PIX11 is also the broadcast station of the New York Mets, since 1999. PIX11 is also home to the New Jersey Lottery drawings. PIX11 engages with audiences across multiple social platforms; find us on Facebook at facebook.com/pix11news, on Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat and Periscope: @pix11news. For more information visit www.pix11.com.
ABOUT YES NETWORK:
The YES Network, the most-watched regional sports network in the country in 13 of the past 15 years, features the 27-time World Champion New York Yankees, the Brooklyn Nets and the New York City Football Club of the MLS. YES, which has earned 101 Emmy Awards since its launch, also televises original biography, interview and magazine programs, in addition to college sports and Manchester City soccer. YES has made the list of Forbes’ top 10 most valuable sports business brands in the world for the past eight years.