LAKEWOOD, NJ - BlueClaws games will return to the Shore Sports Network again in 2016, it was announced by the club and Townsquare Media. The agreement extends a partnership that began in 2003, the team's second season. This year marks the 14th straight year the BlueClaws will be heard on Townsquare Media stations.
All 140 games will once again be heard on News Talk Radio WOBM AM 1160 & 1310 as well as streamed on ShoreSportsNetwork.com and the WOBM-AM mobile application.
"We're very pleased to extend our partnership with Townsquare Media and the Shore Sports Network," said BlueClaws General Manager Chris Tafrow. "Townsquare Media has long been a tremendous partner of the BlueClaws and we are excited to carry that relationship another year."
"We put such an emphasis on our local, Jersey Shore community, and the BlueClaws are obviously an extension of that," said Kevin Williams, Townsquare Media's Shore Sports Network Director. "They're a big part of our programming and we're thrilled to extend our partnership."
Greg Giombarrese returns as the "Voice of the BlueClaws" and will once again broadcast all 140 BlueClaws games. Tony Graham will again join the broadcast team during home games. Each broadcast begins with the BlueClaws Beat Pre-Game Show, 15 minutes prior to first pitch, and concludes with a 15-minute Post-Game Show.
The 2016 season opens at Lexington on April 7th at 7:05 and open the home schedule with a 6:35 game on April 14th against Greensboro.
The BlueClaws are the Jersey Shore's top stop for affordable, family entertainment. They have led the South Atlantic League in attendance in all 15 years of existence. 2016 BlueClaws ticket packages and group outings are currently on sale by calling 732-901-7000 option 3 or online at BlueClaws.com.