Ohio's premiere regional sports network increases HD coverage to 100 games
CINCINNATI - FOX Sports Ohio today announced its 2009 145-game Cincinnati Reds television schedule, including 100 games in high definition (HD). Henry Ford, senior vice president and general manager, FOX Sports Ohio, made the announcement.
At 100 games in crystal clear HD, FOX Sports Ohio will telecast 29 more games in HD than last year throughout the 2009 Reds season.
"Nobody covers Reds like FOX Sports Ohio," said Ford. "We look forward to providing Reds fans with more inside access and in-depth coverage of their team all summer long."
The Reds open the 2009 season at home against the New York Mets on Monday, April 6. The action begins at 12:30 pm with Reds Live, FOX Sports Ohio pre-game show, presented by Ray St. Clair Roofing.
Entering their 17th consecutive season, the Reds longest running TV duo, George Grande and Chris Welsh will call the action. Also back in the FOX Sports Ohio broadcast booth for their third season is Cincinnati's own Thom Brennaman and former Reds pitcher Jeff Brantley.