Major League Baseball Postseason Action Returns to Fox Sports en Español for...

Major League Baseball Postseason Action Returns to Fox Sports en Español for 7th Consecutive Year

Live and Exclusive Spanish-Language Coverage of the ALCS Begins Friday, October 12


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Los Angeles, CA–(HISPANIC
PR WIRE – BUSINESS WIRE)–October 12 2007–Live and exclusive Spanish-language
coverage of the Major League Baseball (MLB) postseason returns to Fox Sports en
Español for the seventh consecutive year, starting with the American League
Championship Series (ALCS) and continuing through the World Series. The ALCS action
kicks off on Friday, October 12, with a pre-game show at 6:30 p.m.

ET/3:30 p.m. PT, followed
by Game 1 between the Cleveland Indians and Boston Red Sox live from Fenway

From Fox Sports en Español’s
studios in Los Angeles, Jose Tolentino and Washington Nationals manager Manny
Acta – the only active MLB manager doing TV commentary this postseason – will
host a half-hour pre-game show, “Previo al Juego presentado por Budweiser,”
providing fans with in-studio commentary and analysis of each game. Fox Sports
en Español veteran Adrian Garcia Marques will handle play-by-play while
color commentary will come from former MLB All-Star and current Los Angeles
Dodgers coach Manny Mota. Tolentino and Acta will also provide post-game analysis
after each game of the ALCS and World Series.

Fox Sports en Español
has televised the MLB post-season for Spanish-speaking audiences in the U.S.
since 2001. Last April, the network extended its exclusive Spanish-language
rights to Major League Baseball (MLB) through the 2013 season. As part of the
expanded deal, a sublicensing agreement with Fox Broadcasting Company, Fox Sports
en Español for the first time this year offered live and exclusive Spanish-language
coverage of 26 regular season games as well as the All-Star Game from San Francisco.

Fox Sports en Español’s
2007 MLB ALCS Telecast Schedule(b)

Game/Location   Date                            

Game 1     
CLE @ BOS       Friday, October 12              
7 pm

Game 2     
CLE @ BOS       Saturday, October 13            
8 pm

Game 3     
BOS @ CLE       Monday, October 15              
7 pm

Game 4     
BOS @ CLE       Tuesday, October 16             
8 pm

Game 5(a)   BOS
@ CLE       Thursday, October 18            
8 pm

Game 6(a)   CLE
@ BOS       Saturday, October 20            

Game 7(a)   CLE
@ BOS       Sunday, October 21              

(a) If necessary

(b) Programming schedule
is subject to change; all times Eastern.

For a complete schedule
of Fox Sports en Español’s exclusive Spanish-language telecasts of the
2007 MLB postseason, please visit the network’s website at

About Fox Sports en Español

Fox Sports en Español
features more than 1,500 hours of live, exclusive sports programming in Spanish
and, with few exceptions, English SAP each year, including InterLiga(TM), the
Copa Toyota Libertadores, Copa Nissan Sudamericana, CONCACAF Copa de Campeones,
and the FIFA Club World Cup soccer tournaments; the Major League Baseball regular
season, All-Star Game, playoffs and World Series; the Caribbean World Series;
and premier combat sports including championship boxing from Mexico and the
U.S, Ultimate Fighting Championship and kickboxing. The channel reaches more
than 13 million cable and satellite households in the country, of which 4.5
million are U.S. Hispanic households.

Fox Sports en Español
is distributed by Fox Cable Networks Group and operated by Fox Pan American
Sports LLC, an international sports programming and production entity jointly
owned by HM Capital Partners, LLC and News Corporation’s (NYSE:NWS) Fox Sports International. For more information, visit Fox Sports en Espanol online at

Major League Baseball Postseason Action Returns to Fox Sports en Español for 7th Consecutive Year