In Demand Awaits Company

April 2007
Multichannel News;4/16/2007, Vol. 28 Issue 16, p6
The article reports that In Demand's cable owners have brought Major League Baseball's "Extra Innings" package to the cable television market. Cable firms like Charter Communications and Cablevision Systems are negotiating with baseball about launching the Extra Innings package. No other operators had signed on to carry the package since In Demand, DirecTV and baseball announced a seven-year distribution deal on April 4, 2007.


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