(Las Vegas, NV) – March 30, 2023 – YurView Cox Channel 14, featuring the best of local and regional television content, will broadcast ten live baseball games between the Las Vegas Aviators® professional baseball team of the Pacific Coast League, Triple-A affiliate of the Oakland Athletics, and selected opponents during
(Las Vegas, NV) – March 30, 2023 – YurView Cox Channel 14, featuring the best of local and regional television content, will broadcast ten live baseball games between the Las Vegas Aviators® professional baseball team of the Pacific Coast League, Triple-A affiliate of the Oakland Athletics, and selected opponents during the 2023 season at Las Vegas Ballpark®. All games will be broadcast live on Cox Channel 14.
The Aviators are in their 40th Anniversary season in the Silver State and have the proud distinction of being Nevada’s longest enduring professional sports franchise.
"We are excited that YurView will return for a fourth season televising Aviators baseball to the Southern Nevada market,” Aviators President/COO Don Logan said. “This provides a great opportunity for our loyal fans to see selected home games from Las Vegas Ballpark, one of the premier venues in professional baseball. It also showcases the outstanding caliber of talent in the Pacific Coast League. Cox has been a long-time sponsor and partner of ours and we thank them for their continued support!”
Each of the contests in the ten-game broadcast schedule will begin at 7:05 p.m.
Excluding opening night on April 4, the Aviators will promote their Hispanic alternate logo and wear Reyes de Plata hat and uniforms for the nine remaining games as part of Minor League Baseball’s Copa de la Diversión® campaign.
The following is the 2023 YurView broadcast schedule:
Tuesday, April 4 vs. Oklahoma City Dodgers, Triple-A affiliate of the Los Angeles Dodgers
Tuesday, April 11 vs. Salt Lake Bees, Triple-A affiliate of the Los Angeles Angels
Tuesday, April 25 vs. Tacoma Rainiers, Triple-A affiliate of the Seattle Mariners
Tuesday, May 9 vs. Albuquerque Isotopes, Triple-A affiliate of the Colorado Rockies
Tuesday, May 30 vs. El Paso Chihuahuas, Triple-A affiliate of the San Diego Padres
Tuesday, June 13 vs. Reno Aces, Triple-A affiliate of the Arizona Diamondbacks
Tuesday, July 25 vs. Sugar Land Space Cowboys, Triple-A affiliate of the Houston Astros
Tuesday, August 8 vs. Sacramento River Cats, Triple-A affiliate of the San Francisco Giants
Tuesday, August 29 vs. Salt Lake Bees, Triple-A affiliate of the Los Angeles Angels
Tuesday, September 19 vs. Reno Aces, Triple-A affiliate of the Arizona Diamondbacks
Russ Langer, the 11-time Nevada Sportscaster of the Year by the National Sports Media Association (NSMA), is in his 23rd season behind the microphone calling Aviators baseball. Langer will also call the action for all 10 Aviators games on YurView.
Matt Neverett, in his third season in the Aviators broadcast booth, will also call the action for the Aviators games on YurView.
YurView, the local origination television network managed by Cox Communications, can be viewed on Cox Channel 14. Cox’s YurView network reaches more than 2.9 million homes in 25 Cox markets including Las Vegas. Visit www.yurview.com for a complete broadcast schedule for YurView’s nationwide markets.
About Las Vegas Aviators®
The Las Vegas Aviators® have the proud distinction of being the longest enduring franchise in the history of professional sports in the state of Nevada. The 2022 campaign marked the 40th calendar season in the Silver State as a proud member of Triple-A professional baseball of the Pacific Coast League and the third season in Las Vegas Ballpark (8,196). The Aviators led all minor league baseball in 2019 attendance with a total of 650,934 for an average of 9,299. Las Vegas recorded 47 sellouts and 23 crowds of 10,000+.
In 2021, Las Vegas led Triple-A West in home attendance with a total of 428,369 for an average of 6,590.
The Aviators were the recipient of the 2021 Baseball America Triple-A Freitas Award, given to the organization of the year at each level of the Minor Leagues.
In 2022, Las Vegas led the PCL in home attendance with a total of 518,221 for an average of 6,910. It marked the second-highest attendance total for a single season in franchise history.
The Stars (1983-2000)/51s (2001-18)/Aviators (2019 - present) have reached the 300,000 mark in “home” attendance in all 39 seasons (36 seasons at Cashman Field, 1983-2018; Las Vegas Ballpark, 2019, 2021-22). The Aviators have played three seasons as the Triple-A affiliate of the Oakland Athletics and the franchise won the PCL championship in 1986 and 1988.
About Las Vegas Ballpark®
Las Vegas Ballpark®, located on eight acres in Downtown Summerlin® just south of City National Arena – practice facility for the Vegas Golden Knights, is the home of the Las Vegas Aviators®, the city's professional Triple-A baseball team of the Pacific Coast League and affiliate of the Oakland Athletics. The team is wholly owned by The Howard Hughes Corporation®, developer of the award-winning master-planned community of Summerlin® and developer of Las Vegas Ballpark. With a wide range of seating options including 22 suites, club seats, berm seating, party zones and decks, picnic tables, kids' zone, bars and a pool beyond the outfield wall, Las Vegas Ballpark boasts a capacity of 8,196. Designed to host a variety of events in addition to baseball, the site is landscaped to complement the surrounding master-planned community. The site is easily accessed from all regions of the valley via the 215 Beltway. For more on Las Vegas Ballpark, visit www.thelvballpark.com.
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