Finally, New Boston Red Sox-WEEI Deal Is Official
April 28, 2016 at 1:24 PM (PT)
It's finally official, as ENTERCOM Sports WEEI-F/BOSTON and the BOSTON RED SOX have inked a new deal to extend their partnership through the 2023 season. The SOX have been on WEEI since 1995; a deal has been reported to be imminent for several months.
ENTERCOM CEO DAVID FIELD said, “WEEI and ENTERCOM are delighted to be extending our outstanding relationship with the BOSTON RED SOX well into the future. It is a true privilege to be partnered with this extraordinary, iconic organization and their world-class team of professionals, both on and off the field. RED SOX fans across the country will continue to hear outstanding SOX play-by-play broadcasts and 24/7 team coverage on WEEI and WEEI.com, the home of RED SOX baseball.”
“We are pleased to extend our partnership with WEEI for another seven seasons,” said SOX President SAM KENNEDY. “For more than a decade, the broadcast has been part of our most historic moments with the voice of JOE CASTIGLIONE echoing the triumph that we all felt during three championship seasons. We look forward to this new phase of our partnership and sharing more winning baseball through the airwaves with our fans across NEW ENGLAND.”