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THE AMERICAN SPORTS NETWORK REACHES AN AGREEMENT WITH MINOR LEAGUE BASEBALL
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. – The American Sports Network (ASN), a division of Sinclair Networks Group, LLC, announced today that ASN has reached an agreement with Minor League Baseball (MiLB) to televise a weekly game this summer. The new series, called “Minor League Baseball Sunday Showcase” will debut with a Pacific Coast League (Triple-A®) matchup between the Iowa Cubs and the El Paso Chihuahuas on Sunday, May 31, at Southwest University Park in El Paso, Texas. The series will continue weekly on Sunday nights with the finale being a South Atlantic League (Single-A®) matchup between North Carolina rivals, the Hickory Crawdads and the Greensboro Grasshoppers.