Local Press Releases
April 2, 2020
Entercom San Diego Presents “97.3 The Fan’s Virtual Game of the Week”
Simulated Video Game Between San Diego Padres and San Francisco Giants to be Live Streamed on Facebook Live
|97.3 The Fan (KWFN-FM), the flagship station of the San Diego Padres, and 95.7 The Game (KGME-FM) in San Francisco invite fans to “97.3 The Fan’s Virtual Game of the Week,” a virtual baseball game featuring the San Diego Padres and San Francisco Giants on Sony PlayStation 4’s MLB The Show 20 video game.
Streamed exclusively on 97.3 The Fan and 95.7 the Game’s Facebook pages, the computer-simulated game will give fans a virtual viewing featuring real-time commentary from 97.3 The Fan’s on-air talent Ben Higgins, Steve Woods, John Kentera, Tony Gwynn Jr. and Chris Ello. 95.7 The Game on-air personalities Joe Fortenbaugh, Lorenzo Neal, Dan Dibley, Joe Shasky and Ryan Covay will also participate.
|WHEN:||Friday, April 3
10:00 a.m. PT
“97.3 The Fan’s Virtual Game of the Week” will be cross-promoted on 95.7 The Game. 95.7 The Game morning show “Joe, Lo & Dibs” will welcome 97.3 The Fan afternoon show co-host Tony Gwynn Jr. at 9:30 a.m. PT on April 3 to preview the upcoming game.
97.3 The Fan’s inaugural virtual livestream, Opening Day featuring the Padres and Colorado Rockies on March 26, garnered participation from over 26,000 fans.
Listeners can tune in to 97.3 The Fan (KWFN-FM) in San Diego on air, as well as nationwide on the RADIO.COM app and website. Fans can also connect with the station on social media via Twitter, Facebook and Instagram.
|About Entercom Communications Corp.
Entercom Communications Corp. (NYSE: ETM) is a leading audio and entertainment company engaging over 170 million consumers each month through its iconic broadcast brands, expansive digital platform, premium podcast network and live events and experiences. With presence in every major U.S. market, and accessible on every device, Entercom delivers the industry’s most compelling live and on-demand content and experiences from voices and influencers its communities trust and love. The company’s robust portfolio of assets and integrated solutions offer advertisers today’s most engaged audiences through targeted reach, brand amplification and local activation—all at national scale. Entercom is the unrivaled leader in local radio sports and news and the #1 creator of live, original local audio content in the U.S. Learn more at www.audacyinc.wpengine.com, Facebook and Twitter (@Entercom).