Root Sports announces Spring Training schedule
Root Sports Rocky Mountain has released its Spring Training schedule of game telecasts and other programming. Here is the press release:
ROOT SPORTS will televise six spring training games live this season, the network announced today. Coverage begins on March 17, as the Colorado Rockies take on the LA Dodgers at 2 p.m. MT live from Salt River Fields in Scottsdale, Ariz.
The Rockies will face the Mariners, Dodgers, Reds and Diamondbacks on ROOT SPORTS during spring training. All games are slated to start at 2 p.m. MT.
ROOT SPORTS will also debut a trio of new programming. On February 17 at 8 p.m. MT, sit with General Manager Dan O’Dowd and the Rockies staff as they plot the team’s offseason trades on the Rockies Winter Meetings Show. The premiere of Rockies All Access begins on March 17 at 5 p.m. with the 2012 Rockies Commercial Show, which gives behind-the-scenes access to the making of the latest Rockies commercials. The skipper also gives us a preview of who will take the field on Opening Day on Rockies Weekly with Jim Tracy (March 25 at 5 p.m.).
2012 Rockies Spring Training Telecast Schedule
All times listed are Mountain and subject to change
Date Opponent Time
Sat., March 17 Dodgers 2 p.m.
Sun., March 18 at Mariners 2 p.m.
Sun., March 25 Reds 2 p.m.
Tue., March 27 at Diamondbacks 2 p.m.
Mon., April 2 at Mariners 2 p.m.
Tue., April 3 Marines 2 p.m.