FSN PLUS TO OFFER SPANISH-LANGUAGE PRESENTATION
OF AUG. 9 TIGERS-A’S GAME
¡Fiesta Tigres! Night to be First-Ever Tigers Local Telecast en Español
Accomplished Spanish Broadcaster Clemson Smith Muñiz to provide Play-by-Play,
Noted Latino Baseball Historian Adrian Burgos, Jr. Serves as Analyst
Saturday, August 9 is the Detroit Tigers annual ¡Fiesta Tigres! Night at
The Spanish-language presentation – the first ever for a Tigers local television production – will be available to most cable and satellite households throughout the FSN
The Spanish-language coverage begins at 7:00 PM with play-by-play announcer Clemson Smith Muñiz and analyst Adrian Burgos, Jr. The English-language telecast of that night’s Tigers-A’s game with Mario Impemba and Rod Allen airs as usual on FSN Detroit and FSN HD.
¡Fiesta Tigres! is the Tigers annual salute to the contributions of Hispanics and Latinos to the game of baseball. The team’s 2008 roster includes Magglio Ordoñez, Carlos Guillen, Miguel Cabrera and Armando Galarraga (Venezuela); Placido Polanco, Fernando Rodney, Ramon Santiago, Freddy Dolsi, Aquilino Lopez and infield coach Rafael Belliard (Dominican Republic); Edgar Renteria (Colombia); and Joel Zumaya (Mexico).
“This is the perfect opportunity for FSN
"This is a historic telecast for the Tigers, and for our ¡Fiesta Tigres! celebration," said Duane McLean, Tigers' Senior Vice President of Business Operations. " We're thrilled FSN
Smith Muñiz, a native of
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