MLB Game Viewership Lower On ESPN ESPN Negotiates Out-Of-Home TV Deals NFL Losing Money On London Games Padres Honor Retiring Broadcaster Enberg Richard Sherman Calls Out NFL On Player Safety Ortiz Heading Up Production Company In Retirement Philly Retailers Cash In On Wentz' Hot Start Too Many MLB Postseason Broadcasters? Mike Francesa Announces Final Show With WFAN Louisville Football Success Bolsters TV Profile
Published September 14, 1994
The Mighty Ducks announced they have reached a one year broadcast agreement with KGME 1360 AM in Phoenix, KVNA 690 AM in Flagstaff, and KHJ 1380 in Lancester, CA for the '94-'95 season. The Ducks now have eight affliated radio stations for the upcoming season in CA, AZ and NC (THE DAILY, 9/14)....TNT will air four encore presentations of "75 Seasons: The History of the NFL." The show, which aired for the first time last night, will be broadcast on 9/14, 9/18, 9/25, and 10/3 (THE DAILY, 9/14)....The Patriots continue to be a hot draw in Boston, as over 606,000 homes watched WBZ's fourth quarter on Sunday. For two games, they have averaged 465,000 homes, or a 22.1 rating (Jim Baker, BOSTON HERALD, 9/13)....Entertainment Tonight profiled Ken Burns' "Baseball." ET's Mary Hart: "PBS is expecting big numbers. Baseball goes on sale in video stores a week from Friday, while the series is still running" ("ET," 9/13)....SI's 40th Anniversary show airs tonight on NBC. The show will be hosted by Bob Costas, but it is being produced by SI's new TV division. ESPN reported the Top 5 of SI's 40 "Most Influential Sports Figures" to be unveiled tonight: 1) Muhammad Ali; 2) Michael Jordan; 3) Roone Arledge; 4) Jim Brown; 5) Billie Jean King ("SportsCenter," 9/13).