- WB11, Fox Sports take Mets pact to 2nd inning. Giordano, Kevin // Daily Variety;01/23/2001, Vol. 270 Issue 37, p32
Reports the agreement of Tribune Broadcasting's WB11 and Fox Sports Net New York to broadcast the games of baseball team New York Mets in New York. Terms of the agreement; Allowance to WB11 to broadcast 50 baseball games; Association of Fox Sports with New York Mets.
- Whole new ball game. Cagan, Joanna // Broadcasting & Cable;03/29/99, Vol. 129 Issue 13, p30
Presents news updates concerning the television broadcasting of baseball in New York. Shakeup in the broadcast television outlets for the baseball team New York Yankees; New York Mets' decision to abandon WWOR-TV and its transfer to WPIX; 1998 ratings for the Yankees.
- Will this subway bury Nielsens? Cox, Dan // Variety;10/23/2000, Vol. 380 Issue 10, p65
Assesses the television ratings of the baseball subway series between the New York Yankees and the New York Mets in the United States. Decline in the ratings of television broadcasting of sports in 2000; Optimism of television network executives on the series.
- SWINGING FOR THE FENCES. Miller, Stuart // Daily Variety;4/25/2007, Vol. 295 Issue 17, pA13
The article reports on the competition among cable networks devoted to baseball teams New York Mets and New York Yankess in New York City. Mets owner Fred Wilpon launched the SportsNet New York (SNY), a direct counterpunch to the Bronx Bombers and their revenue-generating YES Network. SNY,...
- Going Local. Breznick, Alan // Multichannel News;10/27/2003, Vol. 24 Issue 43, p14A
Focuses on the move of cable operators in New York City, Phoenix, Arizona and Tampa Bay, Florida to attract Hispanic American subscribers through local programming of Spanish language news and weather. Information on the launch of NY1 Noticias by Time Warner Cable; Move of the New York Mets...
- Birds may come to aid of Mets fans. Dempsey, John // Daily Variety;8/3/2004, Vol. 284 Issue 21, p6
Reports that the fans of the baseball team New York Mets are targeted by satellite television distributors, DirecTV and Echostar. Disappearance of the team's first game from the television sets of 2.4 subscribers in New York City and surrounding areas.
- THE CABLE GUY Gary Cohen. B. R. // Sports Illustrated;4/3/2006, Vol. 104 Issue 14, p47
This article discusses former radio play-by-play baseball announcer Gary Cohen who will become the announcer for the New York Mets baseball team on the team's new cable-TV network, SportsNet NY. Calling games as an employee of a team-owned network can be tricky, but Cohen promises he won't go...
- ZIEGFELD CALL: PALY BALL! Thielman, Sam // Daily Variety;8/26/2008, Vol. 300 Issue 37, p4
The article reports on the return broadcast of Screenvision's "Mets at the Movies" at the Ziegfeld Theater in New York City. The engagement of Screenvision with the Ziegfeld Theater will allow the fans to view the official high density (HD) broadcast of the baseball game. It will also feature...
- Bigscreen pitch for Mets. Hayes, Dade // Daily Variety;5/19/2008, Vol. 299 Issue 31, p8
The article reports on the plan of Screenvision and Clearview Cinemas to simulcast the games of New York Mets baseball team in three states in the U.S. The companies announce to broadcast the team's tournament against the Atlanta Braves which will be distributed in high-definition television...