Press ReleaseJuly 3, 2018
Spectrum SportsNet LA to Simulcast an Additional Five Los Angeles Dodgers Games on Local Broadcast Station KTLA5
Los Angeles, CA – Spectrum Networks announced today it will simulcast an additional five Dodgers games on KTLA5 this season, beginning Saturday, August 4 when the Dodgers host the Houston Astros at 6:10 PM.
The simulcast schedule on KTLA5 will feature five home contests, four games in August and one in September. In addition to the matchup vs. Houston, the August lineup of simulcast games on KTLA5 will feature the Dodgers contests against the San Francisco Giants on Wednesday, August 15 at 7:10 PM, the St. Louis Cardinals on Monday, August 20 at 7:10 PM and the Arizona Diamondbacks on Friday, August 31 at 7:10 PM. The Dodgers will host the New York Mets on Tuesday, September 4 at 7:10 PM for the final contest of the five game simulcast schedule.
KTLA5 will also air SportsNet LA’s flagship pregame show, "Access SportsNet: Dodgers," prior to every simulcast game.
SportsNet LA and Dodgers games are exclusively available on Charter’s Spectrum service and other distributors are not expected to carry SportsNet LA this season.
About Spectrum Networks
Spectrum Networks is a series of 24/7 news and sports networks owned and operated by Charter Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:CHTR), a leading broadband communications company and the second largest cable operator in the United States. Spectrum Networks carry distinct, comprehensive, and exclusive local programming on 31 networks across 12 states. More information on Spectrum Networks can be found at spectrumsportsnet.com.
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