Time Warner Cable agrees to launch FOX Sports San Diego
FEB 10, 2014 6:56p ET
TIME WARNER CABLE AGREES TO LAUNCH FOX SPORTS SAN DIEGO
FOX SPORTS SAN DIEGO AND TIME WARNER CABLE
REACH AGREEMENT TO CARRY PADRES GAMES
FOX Sports San Diego and Time Warner Cable are pleased to announce that they have reached an agreement to carry the new regional sports network in time for Padres baseball.
Time Warner Cable will begin offering FOX Sports San Diego in time for the 2014 Major League Baseball season so fans can catch all the action. Padres games will be distributed on Time Warner Cable systems in San Diego, as well as surrounding areas in the Padres territory.
The network will launch for Time Warner Cable customers on March 30, 2014. Channel position on Time Warner Cable systems will be announced at a later date.
"We're happy for the many Padres fans who are Time Warner Cable customers who now will be able to follow their hometown baseball team on TV all season long," said Henry Ford, Senior Vice President and General Manager, FOX Sports San Diego. "With this agreement, Padres baseball will now be available in more homes in San Diego than ever before."
"We're pleased to have reached a reasonable long-term agreement for Fox Sports San Diego, and we look forward to launching this network in the near future," said Jennifer Chun Senior Vice President, Content Acquisition for Time Warner Cable.