Entercom and Baltimore Orioles Renew Broadcast Partnership
Entercom and the Baltimore Orioles have announced an extension to their broadcast partnership agreement, keeping 105.7 The Fan (WJZ-FM) as the flagship station for the Orioles baseball.
“We are very excited to continue our broadcast partnership with the Orioles,” said Tracy Brandys, Senior Vice President and Market Manager, Entercom Baltimore. “This ongoing partnership with the team is a major component of Baltimore’s number-one sports brand – 105.7 The Fan. As the nation’s unrivaled leader in sports radio, we’re proud to continue to be the station Baltimore turns to for the latest updates on their local teams.”
“Entercom has been a valuable partner for the Orioles and we are pleased to continue our relationship,” said T.J. Brightman, Senior Vice President, Chief Revenue Officer, Baltimore Orioles. “Through our partnership of the Orioles Radio Network, we have provided millions of fans across the Mid-Atlantic access to every single Orioles game and our corporate partners the opportunity to showcase their own brands.”
As part of the partnership, Entercom will manage the Baltimore Orioles Radio Network – an extensive radio network with more than 40 stations across Maryland, Pennsylvania, Washington D.C., Delaware, Virginia and North Carolina. All Baltimore Orioles Radio Network programming, including live game broadcasts, pre- and postgame shows, regular season weekly shows and additional offseason programming will air exclusively on 105.7 The Fan.
105.7 The Fan also serves as the flagship station for the Maryland Terrapin Radio Network and provides Baltimore gameday football coverage.