Fox Sports Net Ohio to Telecast Louisville Bats Baseball Action

Regional Network to Telecast Six Games from Slugger Field

CLEVELAND – Fox Sports Net Ohio today announced it will telecast six Louisville Bats games live from Slugger Field this summer. Steve Liverani, senior vice president and general manager, Fox Sport Net Ohio, made the announcement.

Live coverage swings into action on Friday, June 7 as the 2001 International League Champion Bats take on Pawtucket at 7:00 pm. Join manager Dave Miley and the Bats for exciting minor league baseball as they begin their third season as the Triple A Affiliate of the Cincinnati Reds.


Friday, June 7 7:00 pm (zones 2,5,6) vs. Pawtucket
Wednesday, June 26 7:00 pm (zones 2,5,6) vs. Richmond
Wednesday, July 24 7:00 pm (zones 2,5,6) vs. Ottawa
Monday, August 12 7:00 pm (all zones) vs. Columbus
Saturday, August 24 6:00 pm (all zones) vs. Richmond
Thursday, August 29 7:00 pm (all zones) vs. Toledo

1=Cleveland 2=Cincinnati/Dayton 3=Columbus 4=Toledo 5=Louisville/Lexington 6=Bowling Green, KY/Indiana 7=Youngstown/Erie PA 8=Wheeling/Steubenville 9=Charleston/Huntington

Fox Sports Net Ohio reaches more than four million households in Ohio, Kentucky, Indiana, western Pennsylvania, western New York, and West Virginia. Fox Sports Net Ohio is managed by Rainbow Sports Networks, a division of Cablevision’s Rainbow Media Holdings, Inc. Fox Sports Net Ohio’s programming includes the Cleveland Indians, Cincinnati Reds, Columbus Blue Jackets, and Cleveland Cavaliers along with select NASCAR and PGA Tour coverage.

Fox Sports Net reaches more than 78 million households nationwide and is a service of National Sports Partners, equally owned by Cablevision’s Rainbow Media Holdings, Inc. and Fox Entertainment Group. Rainbow Sports Networks incorporates Rainbow’s 50% ownership of Fox Sports Net and Fox Sports National Advertising and the ownership and management of Fox Sports Net regional networks in five of the nation’s largest markets: Chicago, Florida, Ohio, New England and San Francisco.

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