Saints Games To Be Broadcast on Club 1220 KLBB, Home Games Watched At Saintsbaseball.comST. PAUL, MN May 7, 2012
Saints Games To Be Broadcast on Club 1220 KLBB, Home Games Watched At Saintsbaseball.com
May 07, 2012 at 10:48 AM
ST. PAUL, MN (May 7, 2012) – It’s official the St. Paul Saints are moving…down the radio dial in 2012. Along with catching all 100 Saints games on a new radio station all 50 games can be watched on line at saintsbaseball.com.
Club 1220 KLBB is the new home of Saints Baseball with nearly every home and road games broadcast live by the voice of the Saints, Sean Aronson. Aronson enters his sixth season with the Saints and his 12th season broadcasting minor league baseball. Prior to the Saints he spent four seasons (2003-06) broadcasting the Fort Myers Miracle, Single-A affiliate of the Minnesota Twins, and two seasons (2001-02) with the Allenton Ambassadors (Independent, Northeast League). Joining the broadcast team this season are Greg Caserta, who recently worked at MSG Varsity in New Jersey and spent last season broadcasting North Adams SteepleCats games in the New England Collegiate Baseball League and Declan Goff, a student at St. Cloud State. They will rotate between producing/studio host and the number two broadcaster on home games.
KLBB Radio is located out of Stillwater, MN and is the Twin Cities home for America’s Best Music and the Green Bay Packers. Whether it’s the Green Bay Packers, or America’s Best Music from Frank Sinatra, Ella Fitzgerald, Willie Nelson and Michael Buble, KLBB Listeners are known for their passion for this unique programming.
Each Saints game will be preceded by a 20 minute pre-game show and following every game there will be a 15 minute post-game wrap up show.
“We are very excited to partner with KLBB for the 2012 season,” said Saints Director of Broadcasting/Media Relations Aronson. “Saints fans are some of the most invested and passionate fans and having our games on KLBB will give them a chance to follow the club as we celebrate our 20th season.”
Along with the new radio station Saints fans who can’t make it out to every game at Midway Stadium will have the chance to watch all 50 home games on line at saintsbaseball.com courtesy of Minnesota Sports Broadcast Network (MSBN). The Saints will offer a three camera view, with a high home, center field and roving fan camera look. The radio broadcast feed will coincide with the video of the game.
“Of course there’s nothing quite like an evening at a Saints game” said Saints Executive Vice President/General Manager Derek Sharrer. “but if for some reason you’re unable to make it to Midway, we’re excited to be able to provide you with a way to enjoy the experience from wherever you have access to the internet. ”
The radio broadcast of all Saints games, home and road, are streamed on line at saintsbaseball.com courtesy of MSBN. In addition Saints games can also be listened to on a smartphone or tablet via the Saints app. The Saints app can be found at the Android Marketplace or on an iPhone via the App Store. Saints fans can also use their tablets to watch all home games.
The Saints first broadcast is the regular season opener at home on Thursday, May 17 at 7:05 p.m. Tickets for all Saints exhibition and regular season home games are available now in person at the Saints Box Office, by phone at 651-644-6659 or online at saintsbaseball.com.
Tickets for all Saints home games are $5 for general admission, $8 for outfield reserved and $12 for infield reserved. Tickets purchased on the Day of the Game are an additional $1 per ticket. Children under the age of 14 and seniors 65 and older receive $1 off the admission price. Children under 2 that don't require a seat are free.