Smokies, WNML Renew Deal
February 28, 2008 at 5:36 AM (PT)
Minor league baseball's TENNESSEE SMOKIES ink a renewal with CITADEL Sports WNML-A-F-WNRX (THE SPORTS ANIMAL)/KNOXVILLE to serve as flagship for the SMOKIES RADIO NETWORK for the 2008 season. MICK GILLISPIE returns as the team's radio voice.
"We are very happy to continue our affiliation with THE SPORTS ANIMAL and CITADEL BROADCASTING for the 2008 season," said SMOKIES GM BRIAN COX. "Our fans can truly see the commitment to professional baseball in EAST TENNESSEE with this being our seventh year with CITADEL, and the CUBS extending their player development agreement with the SMOKIES through the 2012 season."