Tag Archives: MLB

Court suspends MLB broadcasts in the Dominican Republic

A court of first instance suspended, temporarily, the broadcasts of the major leagues in the Dominican Republic, available through Altice, until a legal dispute between the MLB and the Telemicro group, former owner of the rights, is resolved. In March this year, MLB announced an agreement with Altice, which in turn handed transferred the TV [...]

Altice acquires rights to broadcast MLB games in Dominican Republic

Altice Dominicana has reached an agreement with Major League Baseball (MLB) to broadcast all the games on free-to-air and pay TV. According to Rafael Pérez, representative of MLB in the country, “the Dominican Republic has the largest number of active MLB players outside the United States than in any other territory, therefore it has one [...]

Facebook to stream MLB games

Facebook has signed a deal with Major League Baseball (MLB) to stream 25 games this season, which will be distributed exclusively on Facebook Watch in the United States, and globally on the show Page, excluding select international markets. The first game will be broadcast on April 4 and it will be available on smartphones and [...]

Twitter unveils new live content deals

Twitter has unveiled on Monday, during its first-ever Digital Content NewFronts presentation, a slate of new premium live streaming content deals across sports, news and entertainment. The list of partners includes Bloomberg, Live Nation, BuzzFeed News and MLB, among others. As the Wall Street Journal previously reported, Twitter will debut the first-ever 24/7 breaking news [...]

HBO cambió el plan tecnológico para su OTT, ahora tercerizará la plataformaHBO changed the OTT's technology plan, it will now outsource the platform

La programadora norteamericana HBO decidió cancelar el proyecto Maui y contratar a la compañía MLB Advanced Media para el desarrollo de la plataforma tecnológica del servicio OTT que estaría lanzando en abril de 2015 en el mercado estadounidense, de acuerdo a la revista local Fortune. El proyecto Maui era una misión interna de HBO en [...]

Fox Sports de Brasil también transmitirá el Béisbol de Estados UnidosBrazilian Fox Sports will also broadcast baseball from the US

El canal deportivo Fox Sports Brasil transmitirá la temporada 2014 de las Grandes Ligas de Béisbol (MLB) de Estados Unidos. Así, aparece otra opción en Brasil a la ya clásica cobertura por parte de la cadena deportiva Espn. Esta iniciativa de Fox Sports Brasil forma parte de una estrategia para competir con Espn en la [...]

Espn amplía su cobertura del Béisbol de Estados Unidos en América del SurEspn expands US Baseball coverage in South America

La cadena deportiva Espn amplió su cobertura de las Grandes Ligas del Béisbol de Estados Unidos (MLB) en América del Sur. Debido a los buenos niveles de audiencia, agregó un día más de transmisión de partidos en vivo con respecto al año pasado. La temporada regular de la MLB 2014 comenzó el 22 de marzo [...]