"I see tremendous opportunity to lead WPIX to excellence, through hard work, innovation, and by creating value for our viewers and advertising partners."

Rich J. Graziano, President & General Manager of WPIX-TV

Yankees Back on PIX11

Posted by on Mar 27, 2015 in Rich Graziano, WPIX-TV (PIX11) New York | Comments Off

The NY Yankees are back on PIX11.  Tune in on April 10th as the Yankees take on the Red Sox!

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WPIX Firsts

Posted by on Mar 27, 2015 in Rich Graziano, WPIX-TV (PIX11) New York | Comments Off

WPIX has a history of firsts.  Join us as we continue to make history.  PIX11 – the home for NY baseball with the NY Yankees and the NY Mets.

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PIX11 Announces NY Mets Broadcast Schedule 2015

Posted by on Mar 12, 2015 in Press Releases, Rich Graziano, WPIX-TV (PIX11) New York | Comments Off

PIX11 Announces NY Mets Broadcast Schedule 2015

PIX11 ANNOUNCES METS BROADCAST SCHEDULE FOR 2015

PIX11 TO AIR 25 REGULAR SEASON GAMES

 

NEW YORK, March 12, 2015 – Play ball! The 16th consecutive New York Mets baseball season on PIX11 swings into action on Saturday, April 11 when the Mets face the Atlanta Braves for the first of 25 regular season broadcasts of Mets games airing in HD on PIX11.  PIX11 will also air SNY’s pre-game special prior to each regular season game.

Key games airing on PIX11 include: the April 24 Subway Series game when the Mets face the New York Yankees and the National League East Division Champion Washington Nationals on May 2.

“PIX11 has been the broadcast home of the New York Mets since 1999 and we are proud to continue this tradition,” said Rich Graziano, President and GM, PIX11.  “We look forward to delivering our viewers the best baseball coverage in New York and will air a Mets game almost every weekend of the season.”

All games will be produced by SNY, with both home and away games available in HD. In addition, all New York Mets games broadcast on PIX will include SAP and will be Closed-Captioned.

SNY’s Ron Darling, Keith Hernandez and Gary Cohen will cover the action all-season long on PIX11.  Emmy Award-winning producer and director Gregg Picker and Bill Webb will return in their roles for all SNY-produced Mets telecasts.

PIX11 has won three Emmy Awards for its live sports coverage of the Mets. For additional coverage, photos and highlights please visit www.pix11.com

 

ABOUT PIX11

Founded in 1948 and owned by Tribune Broadcasting, a division of Tribune Media, WPIX-TV (PIX11) has long been regarded as a groundbreaking station in New York. In 2006, PIX11 became the flagship station of the CW Television Network and PIX11’s award winning news, successful primetime programming, off-network sitcom favorites, public affairs shows and outstanding event coverage have contributed to the station’s success. The station has been honored with numerous awards for excellence including nearly 300 Emmy® Awards (two for Outstanding Morning News Program and multiple Awards for Outstanding Newscast.) PIX11 also has a long history of local sports coverage and in 2015 became the broadcast home of the New York Yankees. PIX11 is also the broadcast station of the New York Mets, since 1999. In 2014, PIX11 announced a long-term, exclusive content and marketing partnership with the Barclays Center in Brooklyn.  PIX11 is also home to the New Jersey Lottery drawings. For more information visit www.pix11.com<http://www.pix11.com>.

ABOUT SNY

SNY is the official television home of the New York Mets, Jets and all things New York sports. SNY features unparalleled, exclusive access to the New York Mets with more than 130 live telecasts each season – all produced in HD – as well as other Emmy Award winning Mets entertainment programming. As the official TV home of the New York Jets, SNY delivers more than 300 hours of exclusive year-round content devoted to Gang Green.  SNY is also the official TV home of the UConn Huskies Men’s and Women’s basketball programs, televising over 450 hours of UConn programming annually, including more than 20 live games. As New York’s leader in local sports TV coverage, SNY delivers the most comprehensive access to all of the Tri-State area’s professional and collegiate sports teams through five nightly sports and entertainment programs – broadcast in state-of-the-art HD – from SNY’s street-level studio in the heart of Manhattan.  SNY’s programming roster also includes classic sports programming, critically acclaimed original entertainment shows and exclusive interview and magazine programs.  Founded by Sterling Entertainment Enterprises, Time Warner and Comcast, SNY is available to viewers throughout New York, Connecticut, New Jersey and northeastern Pennsylvania, and nationally on DIRECTV, Verizon FiOS, Comcast Cable and AT&T U-Verse. For additional details on the network, visit www.sny.tv<http://www.sny.tv/>.

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PIX11 Baseball Action – Two Teams, One Station

Posted by on Mar 6, 2015 in Rich Graziano, WPIX-TV (PIX11) New York | Comments Off

PIX11 is your home for baseball – with both the NY Yankees and the NY Mets.  A broadcast first in NY – two teams, one station.

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