08/06/2009 10:53 AM
Cape League Broadcast Schedule Set For Playoffs
CAPE COD, Mass. - With the Cape Cod Baseball League playoffs right around the corner tomorrow (Fri) in Cotuit (vs. Wareham at 3 pm) and Orleans (vs. Chatham at 7), the local broadcast media is gearing up to cover the nation's top amateur summer league.
The league's half-hour television show, "Cape League, On Deck," with host Katy Fitzpatrick, will be telecast on local community stations throughout Cape Cod and Southeastern Mass., Friday at 6 p.m. and also televised on NESN earlier tonight at 5 pm.
WXTK (95.1 FM) is planning to broadcast Game 2 of the CCBL West Divisional Playoffs as part of it's Cape League Sunday Night Baseball package, if the game is played at Cotuit at 3 pm, featuring Larry Egan and John Garner. Otherwise, the station will carry the Red Sox-Yankees game moved to 8:05 because of contractual agreements with ESPN.
A special edition of the "Cape League Game of the Week"will be web-cast on WBZ.com for Games 2 and 3 (if necessary) of the CCBL Championship Series next week at a date, time and place to be determined. This professional four-camera web-cast is available on www.capecodbaseball.org or www.wbz.com and will feature Scott Wahle, John Garner and Katy Fitzpatrick and Ashley Crosby on the mike and Steve Lipman as executive producer.
Team internet broadcasters will still broadcast thrie games through Free Teamline, available on the Cape League web-site or the individual team web-sites.
John Garner, Jr., Director of Public Relations & Broadcasting