Toronto Blue Jays vs. Cincinnati Reds - Sunday, March 2nd, 2008 on Citytv

— Broadcast Begins at 12:30pm ET Live From Dunedin, Florida —

Citytv takes you out to the ball game as it brings you the hottest pre-season action live from Dunedin, Florida as the Toronto Blue Jays take on the Cincinnati Reds Sunday, March 2nd, 2008 on Citytv. Live coverage begins at 12:30pm ET.

Join some of your favourite Citytv personalities in supporting the Toronto Blue Jays. “CityNews” anchor Gord Martineau, resident Sports Specialists Kathryn Humphreys and Hugh Burrill, and “Breakfast Television’s” Jennifer Valentyne are joined by The Fan 590’s Barb DiGiulio to bring you three hours of pre-season action, atmosphere and excitement as it happens. This unconventional sports broadcast team will give you a perspective on baseball you’ve never seen before on television! The last half hour of the telecast will take you behind the scenes at the season ticket holder barbeque where fans get to rub elbows with their favourite players.

“We are thrilled to be partnering with the Toronto Blue Jays in this Citytv baseball broadcast first” said Jamie Haggarty, Executive Vice President, Television Operations, GM/VP Citytv Toronto, Rogers Media Television. “We look forward to offering our viewers a taste of pre-season action from sunny Florida, giving them a chance to witness all the action Citytv-style.”

“We are excited about our partnership with Citytv and love the fact that they will broadcast our March 2 game against the Cincinnati Reds using such a diverse crew,” commented Patrick Elster, VP Ticket Sales & Services. “Live during the broadcast they will also announce the Grand Prize winner from our Spot the Bobblehead contest which kicks off February 22nd.”

The Toronto Blue Jays partnership with Citytv coincides with the Clubs full offering of single game seats which go on sale March 2nd at 10:00 a.m. via all ticket sales channels. Ticket purchasers have the chance to buy tickets directly from Toronto Blue Jays alumni who will be in town on March 2nd at the Toronto Blue Jays Box Office located at Gate 9 – Rogers Centre as well as Rogers Video store locations.

Sunday, March 2nd, 2008 starting at 12:30pm ET on Citytv.

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  • E. B. Beckley

    Re: Sunday’s Baseball Game

    Are you actually trying to televise a baseball game or just present a bunch of back-slapping interviews? If you indeed are trying to entice fans to watch the Blue Jays, it would be nice to actually televise the whole game instead of just showing the times when the Jays are up to bat. By the way, it would be nice to have announcers who actually know something about the game and the players. You are not going to win many viewers if this is the quality of your sports presentations.

  • http://www.Redsground.com Alicia

    My best team of MLB is The Cincinnati Reds . This why I always fallow their games especially whenever I have some time. I’m always trying not o miss any of their game and hear about the team’s news. But The Cincinnati Reds tickets get more pricy especially when there are some hot games. But, if we’re really good fans we should try not to be mean when we’re talking about a favourite teams. It’s not only the Reds tickets that got pricy, but there are other major teams too, so the team needs our support and we should provide as much as we can.