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05/29/09 9:13 PM ET
Rangers enter agreement with KTXA-TV
Five-year contract ensures station 25 games per year
By Daniel Paulling / MLB.com
ARLINGTON -- The Rangers announced Friday they have entered into a five-year agreement with KTXA-TV (TXA 21) to broadcast 25 regular-season games starting next season. The station will broadcast "Texas Rangers Game of the Week" on Friday nights, as well as select Spring Training games in 2010. "The Rangers are very happy to enter into this agreement with TXA 21," Rangers president Nolan Ryan said in a press release. TXA 21 and its sister station KTVT-TV (CBS 11) are owned by CBS Television Networks. Fox Sports Southwest will carry a minimum of 130 Rangers games per season under its contract that extends through 2014.
Daniel Paulling is an associate reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.