HD telecasts increase by 200 percent on FSN West and FSN Prime Ticket
and FSN PRIME TICKET are committed to providing
California sports fans with the crystal clear picture, eye-popping
details and brilliant colors that characterize high-definition television
(HDTV). FSN WEST will provide 50 Los Angeles Angels games in HD while FSN PRIME
TICKET will offer 50 Los Angeles Dodgers games in HD, all during the 2007 MLB
season. The 100 HD game offering is triple – a 200% increase – the 2006 local
MLB FSN HD schedule.
increased clarity of HD enhances the value of our game telecasts for our team
partners, the Angels and the Dodgers, as well as our distribution partners,
advertisers and most importantly our viewers. The FSN WEST and FSN PRIME TICKET
100-game HD MLB schedule shows our commitment to HD and marks a milestone for
local Angels and Dodgers fans,” Steve Simpson, senior vice president and
general manager, FSN WEST and FSN PRIME TICKET.
Cincinnati Reds-Dodgers series, which begins on FSN PRIME TICKET tonight,
Friday, May 11, will be available in HD. First pitch is Friday at 7:40 p.m.,
7:10 p.m. on Saturday and, for Sunday’s day game, at 1:10 PM.
FSN WEST next week will be available in HD. The Angels take on the Mariners at
7:10 PM in HD on FSN WEST on Wednesday, May 16 and Thursday, May 17.
Southern California, six cable providers – Bright House, Champion Broadband,
Charter, Cox, Time Warner and Wave Broadband – and two satellite providers –
DirecTV and Echo Star – and one fiber provider – Verizon FiOS – offer
programming in HD. The FSN HD game telecast schedule is subject to change. The
complete 2007 season HD schedules for the Angels and the Dodgers on FSN WEST
and FSN PRIME TICKET may be found two ways: log on to www.foxsports.com and
type “FSN HD” into the subject line; or, visit www.foxsports.com, search
“west” or “prime ticket” and select the “FSN HD”