LAS VEGAS –YurView, featuring the best of local and regional television content, will broadcast ten live baseball matchups between the Las Vegas Aviators® and various teams within the Pacific Coast League during their inaugural 2019 season. All games will be broadcast live from the new Las Vegas Ballpark® on Cox cable channels 14 and 1014 in high-definition.
“We couldn’t be any more enthusiastic about supporting the inaugural year of a new Las Vegas sports franchise,” said Mike Bolognini, vice president and market leader of Cox Las Vegas. “Cox Communications has been providing regional sports broadcasting for over 17 years, but this opportunity to support the Las Vegas Aviators and fans in Southern Nevada with their first play-by-play action from a new team makes for a real high point.”
The Las Vegas Aviators are the Triple-A affiliate of the Oakland Athletics. The team, now in its 37th season overall as a franchise in the Silver State, is kicking-off its inaugural season in the new Las Vegas Ballpark.
Each of the games in the ten-game broadcast schedule begins at 7:05 p.m. PT. The April 10 game will be only the second home game and the fourth game overall for the Las Vegas Aviators in their inaugural season.
April 10 Sacramento at LV Aviators
April 27 El Paso at LV Aviators
May 8 Salt Lake at LV Aviators
May 22 Albuquerque at LV Aviators
June 5 Round Rock at LV Aviators
June 22 Sacramento at LV Aviators
July 14 Salt Lake at LV Aviators
July 25 El Paso at LV Aviators
July 30 New Orleans at LV Aviators
August 4 Oklahoma City at LV Aviators
Veteran baseball sportscaster Russ Langer and former Los Angeles Dodgers standout and current broadcaster Jerry Reuss will call the action for all ten Las Vegas Aviators games on YurView.
The Las Vegas Aviators on YurView will be proceeded by major league matchups featuring the San Diego Padres. YurView will broadcast live 150 regular season Padres games.
About YurView Las Vegas
YurView from Cox Communications features the best of local and regional content on linear television, streaming and digital platforms. It showcases Emmy® award-winning sports coverage as well as original programming that covers the outdoors, entertainment, arts, events, people, businesses, news, and more. YurView connects communities through the stories that matter most to the people who live there. In the Las Vegas area it airs on Cox cable channel 14/1014 as well as On Demand through the station’s online content hub, YurView.com/LasVegas. YurView Las Vegas is an affiliate of the 11 station YurView network serving the Cox footprint across the U.S.
About the Las Vegas Aviators®
The Las Vegas Aviators have the proud distinction of being the longest enduring franchise in the history of professional sports in the state of Nevada. The 2019 campaign will mark the 37th season in the Silver State as a proud member of the Pacific Coast League and the inaugural season in the new Las Vegas Ballpark. The Stars (1983-2000)/51s (2001-18) have reached the 300,000 mark in “home” attendance in all 36 seasons previously at Cashman Field. The Aviators are also in their first season as the Triple-A affiliate of the Oakland Athletics, and the franchise won the PCL championship in 1986 and 1988.
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Juergen Barbusca, manager of communications, Cox
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Jim Gemma, media relations director, Las Vegas Aviators
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