Feb. 21, 2013
Arizona Rattlers Press Release
PHOENIX – The Arizona Rattlers announced Thursday that they have partnered with Cox7 Arizona for the second consecutive year. The Rattlers and Cox7 have reached a three-year agreement that will make Cox7 the local broadcast home of the Rattlers through the 2015 season.
“We have built a very strong relationship with Cox7 over the past year and are anticipating continued success in the next three years,” said Ron Shurts, Majority Owner of the Arizona Rattlers. “I love that the Rattlers games are easily accessible for the community to watch as this helps carry the passion throughout the season and beyond, whether fans are at the US Airways Center or not.”
Seven Rattlers home games, along with select road games will be carried live in both Phoenix and Tucson on Cox channels 7 & 1007HD. Fans will also be able to watch the games on their computers and smart phones, as all games will be streamed live on Cox7.com and the new Cox7 app, available for iOS and Android. In addition, fans can watch game replays anytime through Cox’s OnDEMAND service on channel 2636. Each televised game will also be replayed on Mondays at 7 p.m.
“We are thrilled to partner with the Rattlers to form the perfect ‘winning’ team and proud to be able to bring the excitement to viewers across Arizona and beyond for the next three seasons,” said Fran Mallace, Vice President of Cox Media.
The partnership allows Rattlers fans more ways to watch their team than ever before. They will have access anytime, anywhere.