February 6, 2014 – NESN, the official home of the defending World Series Champion Boston Red Sox, will deliver 44 consecutive days of live Boston Red Sox Spring Training coverage. NESN’s coverage will be highlighted by 12 Grapefruit League games and NESN Sports Today live from JetBlue Park in Fort Myers. NESN’s continuous coverage begins on Friday, February 14 at 10:00 pm on NESN Sports Today. NESN then adds 11 consecutive days of Red Sox LIVE from Fort Myers presented by Jordan’s Furniture starting February 16 at 6:00 pm and six days of WEEI’s The Dennis and Callahan Morning Show from JetBlue Park beginning February 19.
44 Days of NESN Sports Today from Fort Myers presented by People’s United Bank
NESN’s unparalleled coverage of the Red Sox begins on Friday, February 14 at 10:00 pm as players begin to arrive in Fort Myers. Co-anchor Adam Pellerin and Red Sox host Tom Caron will highlight the first week of coverage, which will also include a special 6:00 pm edition of NESN Sports Today on Saturday, February 15. The network’s coverage will expand to include over a dozen on-air personalities, including exclusive one-on-one interviews by NESN’s Red Sox play-by-play announcer Don Orsillo and color analyst Jerry Remy, features from NESN reporters, and coverage from Red Sox writers who are with the team every day.
11 Days of Red Sox LIVE from Fort Myers presented by Jordan’s Furniture
NESN expands Spring Training coverage when pitchers and catchers report on Sunday, February 16 at 6:00 pm with Red Sox LIVE from Fort Myers presented by Jordan’s Furniture. NESN’s Red Sox host Tom Caron will look ahead to the 2014 season with players, coaches, and executives on 11 consecutive days at 6:00 pm from JetBlue Park.
6 Days of WEEI’s The Dennis and Callahan Morning Show presented by Town Fair Tire
NESN’s live coverage from Fort Myers will also include six days of WEEI’s The Dennis & Callahan Morning Show beginning Wednesday, February 19 at 6:00 am. John Dennis, Gerry Callahan and Kirk Minihane will be at JetBlue Park at Fenway South to deliver exclusive interviews with players, coaches, and experts who cover the team.
12 Spring Training Games presented by Southwest Airlines
NESN’s coverage of 12 Red Sox Spring Training games presented by Southwest Airlines will begin Sunday, March 2 at 1:00 pm when the Red Sox host the Baltimore Orioles at JetBlue Park at Fenway South. Don Orsillo and Jerry Remy will team up for their 14th season together in the NESN broadcast booth to deliver the action.
The game schedule includes a special Red Sox Foundation Game Night on March 20 when the Red Sox host the New York Yankees. Coverage begins at 6:30 pm with a 30-minute pre-game show that will tell stories of the foundation’s impact on families in New England. The game telecast will include Red Sox Foundation Chairman Tim Wakefield in the broadcast booth, and concludes with a special 30-minute, Foundation-focused post-game show.no comments