Category: baseball

Will MLB.TV Still Have Blackouts In 2020?

Q. I read that Major League Baseball is doing away with blackouts and letting the teams sell their games on streaming instead of just cable. This is great for a cord-cutter like myself. Can you explain how this will work on MLB.TV and the rest? — Sandy, Jacksonville, Florida.  Sandy, I’m sorry to inform you

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AT&T SportsNet Southwest: Does Any Live Streamer Carry It?

Q. I live in the Slidell, Louisiana area where AT&T Sports Net Southwest airs games from the Houston Rockets and Houston Astros. I don’t want to get DIRECTV or U-verse (or Spectrum) so my question is: Do any of the live streaming services carry AT&T SportsNet Southwest? —  Keith, Slidell, Louisiana.  Keith, as you may

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Root Sports Offers Live Streams Of 4 MLB Teams

Root Sports is now offering in-market streaming of the Colorado Rockies, Seattle Mariners, Pittsburgh Pirates and Houston Astros. Click Amazon: Roku Premiere Streaming Player: $69. There are three catches, however. One, the live stream will only be available in-market, meaning you can only watch the teams in your area, not a team outside of your market.

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Fans Still Can’t Stream 8 MLB Teams

The launch of in-market streaming for five MLB teams has been delayed for technical reasons, reports Sports Business Journal. Click Amazon: Roku Premiere Streaming Player: $69. The teams affected are: The Boston Red Sox, which airs regionally on NESN, and the four teams that air locally on Root Sports: Seattle Mariners, Houston Astros, Pittsburgh Pirates

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Comcast Sports Net to Live Stream MLB – But Not For Cord-Cutters

NBC Sports has announced its Comcast regional sports networks will live stream Major League Baseball games in-market to mobiles, computers and tablets and connected TVs, beginning with the 2017 season. That means, for instance, a Chicago resident could watch his Cubs or White Sox online on an iPad, smart phone or laptop whether he’s home

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Will the Dodgers TV Channel Go Bankrupt?

Q. I’ve read your articles on the Sports TV Bubble and find them very interesting. I live in LA. Do you think that SportsNet LA will eventually go bankrupt because it can’t get DIRECTV to carry it? — Sid, Santa Monica, California. Sid, thank you for the kind words. Yes, I believe we are approaching

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