August 13, 2007 – HUDSON VALLEY, NY – Time Warner Cable today announced that it plans to produce and televise live coverage of the New York-Penn League All Star Game. The event will take place August 14, 2007, at 7 p.m. live from the Dutchess Stadium, in Wappingers Falls, NY.
Time Warner Cable will rely on its statewide fiber infrastructure to deliver the All Star Game across the state to over 4 million Time Warner Cable customers in Hudson Valley, NYC, Staten Island, Queens, Brooklyn, Albany, Syracuse, Binghamton, and Rochester.
“This initiative is testimony to our commitment to local programming,” said Roger Wells, General Manager of Time Warner Cable’s Hudson Valley Region. “We are very excited to be able to deliver this Minor League All Star Game to nearly all our Time Warner Cable customers in New York State.”
In addition, Time Warner Cable has worked with Minor League Baseball in order to make the event available via video streaming at www.milb.com.
Time Warner Cable customers in the Hudson Valley will be able to view live on Channel 6 as well as it will be available on HVOD - Channel 1111 the following day. NYC viewers should tune into Channel 199, Albany is Channel 3, Syracuse & Rochester is Channel 26, and Binghamton customers need to tune to Channel 23.
About Time Warner Cable
Time Warner Cable owns and manages cable systems passing approximately 26 million homes in 33 states. The Company has 14.6 million customers for its various products, including video, high-speed data and residential telephone. This includes approximately 13.4 million basic video subscribers and more than 6 million customers who purchase more than one product. Time Warner Cable includes some of the most technologically advanced and best-clustered cable systems in the country, with nearly 85 percent of the Company’s customers located in five geographic regions: New York, Texas, Ohio, the Carolinas and southern California. It is the largest cable provider in the nation’s two largest cities, Los Angeles and New York. Leveraging its leadership in innovation and quality customer care, Time Warner Cable delivers advanced products and services such as video-on-demand, high-definition television, digital video recorders, high-speed data and Digital Phone.