08.09.2006 08:00 AM
Originally featured on BroadcastEngineering.com
YES Interactive now on DirecTV
YES Network’s interactive television content for Major League Baseball is now available as part of New York Yankees telecasts on the YES Network. Created to bring Yankees fans closer than ever to their favorite team and players, YES Interactive is a co-production of the YES Network, DIRECTV and MLB Advanced Media (MLBAM).
YES Interactive offers its viewers true, single-screen interactive Major League Baseball content. MLBAM, operator of MLB.com, is the source for the application’s constantly updated statistics, scores, records and other data feeds. In addition to offering fans a full array of constantly updated interactive statistics, box scores, standings and player biographical information for every Yankees game on YES, the service will also offer the Bonus Cam feature during YES telecasts of Yankees home games. The split-screen will enable fans to follow their favorite players via an extra camera angle focusing on select players and situations throughout the game.
For more information, visit www.yesnetwork.com.