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Time Warner Cable Metro Sports Announces MLB All-Star Game Coverage

Release Date: 07/02/2012

Kansas City (July 2, 2012) – The best baseball players in the world will descend on Kansas City this week, and Time Warner Cable (TWC) Metro Sports is ready to knock their MLB All-Star Game coverage out of the park.
From July 6-10, Metro Sports will broadcast live shows daily at 6 p.m. from the MLB All-Star Game FanFest at Kansas City Convention Center — Bartle Hall (301 West 13th Street  Kansas City, MO 64105).
The live Metro Sports broadcasts, titled “MLB FanFest LIVE,” will originate from the TWC/MLB Network zone located near the center of the FanFest activities within Bartle Hall. Each live broadcast will feature former Kansas City Royals greats, including Frank White, Willie Wilson, John Mayberry and Dennis Leonard, as well as other MLB celebrities. The programs will also cover all aspects of the 2012 MLB All-Star Game and also highlight the rich history of baseball in Kansas City.
“It’s been almost 40 years since the last time the All-Star game was in Kansas City, and the city is buzzing about this huge event,” said Chris Huwe, TWC Metro Sports general manager. “We’re just as excited as all of the fans are, and we can’t wait to deliver some outstanding baseball coverage when our city is the focus of the baseball world!”
Metro Sports is available throughout the Kansas City area on Time Warner Cable (channel 30 and 310 and in HD on 1310), Comcast (channel 258) and Knology in Lawrence (channel 37). For breaking sports news and additional Metro Sports programming information, Kansas City area sports fans are encouraged to follow Metro Sports on Facebook ( and @kcmetrosports on Twitter (
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