For Immediate Release
Contact: Kristin Tutino, (585) 258-0253
MINOR LEAGUE, THE TV SERIES FEATURING THE ROCHESTER RED WINGS, MOVES ITS PREMIERE DATE TO JUNE 2010
Rochester, New York (May 3, 2010) – Minor League, the reality based 13-episode series featuring the Rochester Red Wings, scheduled to launch on WXXI-TV and PBS stations across the country in May 2010 will now premiere in June 2010. Exact airdate to be announced soon.
A CAMPBELL MEDIA production in association with WXXI, the series follows the Red Wings through the entire 2009 season, starting with Spring Training in Ft. Myers, Florida. The Rochester Red Wings are the Triple-A affiliate of the Minnesota Twins. Minor League captures the Team on the road, throughout 13 International League cities. The series gives audiences a front row seat into the lives of the players, both outside the ball park and during their rare time off. CBS News and 48 Hours Correspondent Erin Moriarty narrates the series.
Support for Minor League, on a national level, comes from Intercontinental Hotels Group and the Tire Rack, and locally, by: ESL Federal Credit Union; the County of Monroe/COMIDA, Michael S. Mayer, DMD, Diamonds Limousine Service, and Urology Associates of Rochester.
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