The Buffalo Bisons, Triple-A affiliate of the New York Mets, today announced that SNY - the television home of the New York Mets, Jets and Big East Conference - will broadcast five Buffalo Bisons games LIVE during the 2009 season.
The five-game schedule will begin on Thursday, May 28 with the Bisons' 1:05 p.m. game against the Lehigh Valley IronPigs (Phillies) at Coca-Cola Field. The schedule also includes a Bisons road game, July 6 against the Rochester Red Wings at Frontier Field.
"We were already looking forward to seeing our Bisons players in the Major Leagues with SNY's coverage of the Mets. We're extremely pleased to now be a part of SNY's comprehensive sports coverage that reaches millions of New York sports fans," said Mike Buczkowski, Vice President/General Manager of the Buffalo Bisons.
The Bisons on SNY
May 28 -Lehigh Valley (1:05 p.m.)
July 6 -@Rochester (7:05 p.m.)
July 19 -Toledo (1:05 p.m.)
Aug. 13 -Rochester (1:05 p.m.)
Aug. 31 -Rochester (7:05 p.m.)
SNY - which launched in 2006 - is the official television home of the New York Mets, Jets and the BIG EAST Conference. Featuring unparalleled access to the New York Mets with more than 120 live telecasts - all produced in HD - and other critically acclaimed Mets programming, SNY also delivers over 250 hours of year-round - exclusive - in-depth New York Jets content. As the official TV home of the BIG EAST Conference, SNY will air more than 125 BIG EAST football and basketball games, as well as other BIG EAST programming. As New York's leader in local sports coverage, SNY delivers the most comprehensive sports access to all of the Tri-State area's professional and collegiate sports teams through five nightly sports and entertainment programs broadcast in state-of-the-art HD from the network's street-level studio in the heart of Manhattan. SNY's programming roster also includes classic sports programming, original entertainment shows and exclusive interview and magazine programs. Founded by Sterling Entertainment Enterprises, Time Warner and Comcast, SNY is available to viewers throughout New York, Connecticut, New Jersey and northeastern Pennsylvania, and nationally on DIRECTV, Dish Network and AT&T U-Verse. For additional details on the network, visit www.sny.tv.
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