SportsTime Ohio is "The Way to Opening Day"
Feb 5, 2014 at 10:40a ET
CLEVELAND, OH -- As the Cleveland Indians head out to Goodyear Ballpark in Goodyear, Arizona, for Spring Training, SportsTime Ohio will help fans get ready for the 2014 Cleveland Indians baseball season. On "The Way to Opening Day," the network is excited to feature Indians coverage both on-air and online.
Programs & Features on SportsTime Ohio
- Live Spring Training games: SportsTime Ohio will televise eight Indians Spring Training games beginning with the game on Wednesday, February 26th when the Tribe takes on the Cincinnati Reds. Rick Manning and Matt Underwood will call the action
|Indians Spring Training Games|
|Wednesday||2/26||3:00pm vs Cincinnati Reds|
|Thursday||2/27||3:00pm vs Cincinnati Reds|
|Sunday||3/9||4:00pm vs Milwaukee Brewers|
|Monday||3/10||4:00pm vs Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim|
|Tuesday||3/11||4:00pm vs Arizona Diamondbacks|
|Wednesday||3/12||4:00pm vs San Diego Padres|
|Thursday||3/13||4:00pm vs Kansas City Royals|
|Monday||3/17||4:00pm vs Cincinnati Reds|
All Bets Are Off:
- SportsTime Ohio's popular sports talk show All Bets Are Off with Bruce Drennan will air in primetime Mondays through Fridays beginning Monday, February 24th.
All Bets Are Off
|Monday - Friday
||2/24 - 3/28||7:00-9:00pm with the exceptions below
|Wednesday, Feb. 26th -- 6:00-9:00pm|
|Thursday, Feb. 27th -- 6:00-9:00pm|
|Tuesday, Mar. 4th -- no show|
|Friday, Mar. 7th -- no show|
Additional Indians programming: Check your local listings for these Indians shows!
- Tribe Report: Indians Town Hall Meeting: This 30-minute show hosted by Matt Underwood was taped in front of a live studio audience with Terry Francona and Mark Shapiro talking Indians baseball. This unique show allowed fans in attendance to ask Francona questions about the upcoming season.
- Nick Swisher: Revealed is a feature program profiling the life of Cleveland Indians first baseman Nick Swisher. Get up close and personal with the Tribe's clubhouse leader in this 30-minute show. Click for a CLIP.
- Indians' Roundtables: Enjoy these sit-down discussions with Indians Hall of Famers, such as Phil Niekro, Rocky Colavito and soon-to-be Hall of Famer Omar Vizquel, as well as other Tribe greats like Max Alvis, Gary Bell, Sam McDowell, Duke Sims, Sandy Alomar, Jim Thome, Kenny Lofton and more.
- Indians Rewinds: Throughout the coming months, catch replays of some of the most action-packed games of 2013.
Players to Watch and Memorable Moments
- Through a series of promotional vignettes, Indians fans will re-live some of the Tribe's memorable moments from last season as well as get a look at players to watch this season.
Online Spring Training coverage
- FOXSportsOhio.com will bring Tribe fans the latest Indians news and feature stories from Spring Training. Hall of Fame MLB writer Hall McCoy and sports writer Kevin Goheen will be in Goodyear for a portion of Spring Training. Throughout the entire preseason, they will provide analysis of the Indians through feature articles on FOXSportsOhio.com.