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Friday, March 11, 2022

NBC’s Peacock Is Finalizing Deal to Stream MLB Games in New Sunday Time Slot

NBCUniversal’s Peacock is finalizing a deal with Major League Baseball for exclusive rights to stream games in a new Sunday time slot, according to people familiar with the discussions, as the league looks to increase digital partnerships.

The deal with NBCUniversal, a unit of Comcast Corp. , would involve a package of 18 games, some beginning at 11:30 a.m. ET and others just after noon, the people said. That would limit the conflict with Sunday games that typically start at 1 p.m., making the telecasts more valuable for Peacock. The games would primarily be played on the East Coast, given the early timing, the people said.

RoyalsRetro (AG#1F) Posted: March 11, 2022 at 05:17 PM | 1 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
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   1. Walt Davis Posted: March 12, 2022 at 03:04 PM (#6067562)
NBCUniversal is a unit of Comcast? Go figure.

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