08/30/2012 4:34 PM EST
Yankees and WCBS extend radio agreement
The New York Yankees and WCBS 880 today announced they have agreed to extend their current radio broadcast agreement through the 2013 season.
The legendary radio station, which provides nighttime coverage to more than 30 states, will carry all regular and postseason games, as well as broadcast select spring training contests. WCBS 880 has been the team’s flagship station since 2002.
In addition, John Sterling and Suzyn Waldman are expected to return to the booth. They have called games together since 2005.
WCBS 880 is owned and operated by CBS RADIO, one of the largest major-market operators in the United States, reaching nearly 70 million unique over-the-air listeners on a weekly basis. CBS RADIO operates 127 radio stations across 28 markets, including all of the Top 10.
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