16 hours of non-stop Padres programming planned for April 1
San Diego – FOX Sports San Diego (FSSD) today announced details surrounding their coverage of Padres Opening Day on Tuesday, April 1. The network’s programming lineup includes 16 hours of non-stop Padres-related programming featuring the San Diego Padres vs. Los Angeles Dodgers game live at 3:30 PM PST.
Beginning at 8:00 AM PST, viewers can catch up on past episodes of FOX Sports San Diego’s Padres Live Instructionals and Cup of Coffee with Dick Enberg featuring various Padres players and management including Huston Street, Yonder Alonso, Bud Black, Josh Byrnes, Chase Headley, Jedd Gyorko, Andrew Cashner and Dave Roberts.
Live coverage begins at 1:30 PM PST with Padres Social Hour, the network’s newest show hosted by Jesse Agler. The show features Padres players, management and front office executives as special guests and focuses on the social conversation surrounding the team.
Following Padres Social Hour, will be FOX Sports San Diego’s extended Padres Live Opening Day pregame show, hosted by Mike Pomeranz and Mark Sweeney. The pregame show begins at 2:30 PM PST, leading into live coverage of the Padres’ on-field ceremonies, including the singing of the National Anthem, and continues into Padres vs. Dodgers. The game will be called by Hall of Fame broadcaster Dick Enberg and analyst Mark Grant, with Kris Budden reporting from the field.
#SDLive, FOX Sports San Diego’s exciting, fast-past weekly show will debut on its new day and timeslot following the network’s live postgame coverage at 7:00 PM PST featuring Padres legend Trevor Hoffman and Padres closer Huston Street as special guests.
Fans that missed the live afternoon coverage of the game can catch the re-air at 7:30 PM PST. Finally at 11:30 PM PST, a new episode of FOX Sports San Diego’s nightly show, XTRA Sports 1360 on FOX Sports San Diego, will debut featuring hosts of XTRA’s "The Drive" Mike Costa and Judson Richards.