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2016 Oakland A's spring training television and radio schedule

Where will the Athletics be broadcast on your TV and computer for spring training? The answer, here.

A's television and radio analyst Ray Fosse.
A's television and radio analyst Ray Fosse.
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Between MLB Network, CSN California, and CSN Bay Area's Giants-A's games, the Oakland Athletics will have five televised live spring training games from Arizona plus the three Bay Bridge Series exhibitions at AT&T Park and the Coliseum.

MLB Network will carry one game on a one-hour tape delay because Daylight Saving Time will not yet have taken effect in the Grapefruit League, forcing a one hour overrun. A further two games will be replayed on MLB Network and three games televised on opposing broadcasts are not slated for an MLB Network replay.

All 14 preseason games can be watched live with an MLB.TV subscription without blackout restrictions. Last season, 16 spring games were televised.

On radio, weekend games and a Monday night game against the San Francisco Giants will be broadcast on 95.7 The Game except for the split-squad game against the San Francisco Giants on Saturday, March 19. While Ken Korach and Vince Cotroneo will be calling the game against the Reds that day, KNBR 680 will be broadcasting the game against the Giants. Games available on terrestrial radio like 95.7 and KNBR require an MLB Gameday Audio or MLB.TV subscription.

All other games will be broadcast on except for the Friday, March 4 split-squad game against the Arizona Diamondbacks, which is the only game with just Gameday to go on. Donny Baarns, a new voice of the Triple-A Omaha Storm Chasers, returns to A's spring training broadcasts where I imagine he'll have a cavalcade of guests come through his broadcast booth. Baarns had been the Voice of the Visalia Rawhide, the California League affiliate of the Arizona Diamondbacks.

A's spring training televsion and radio coverage
Date Opponent Time (PT) MLB.TV (Live) Radio MLB Network (PT)
Thursday, March 3 @LA Angels 12:10 PM Fox Sports West 11:00 PM replay
Friday, March 4 SS vs. Colorado 12:05 PM --
SS @ Arizona 12:10 PM -- --
Saturday, March 5 vs. Milwaukee 12:05 PM -- 95.7 FM The Game
Sunday, March 6 @San Diego 12:10 PM Fox Sports San Diego 95.7 FM The Game none
Monday, March 7 vs. Kansas City 12:05 PM --
Tuesday, March 8 vs. Texas 12:05 PM --
Wednesday, March 9 @Chi White Sox 12:05 PM --
Thursday, March 10 vs. LA Dodgers 12:05 PM --
Friday, March 11 @Cincinnati 12:05 PM --
Saturday, March 12 @Texas 12:05 PM TXA-21 95.7 FM The Game 1:00 PM tape delay
Sunday, March 13 vs. Chi Cubs 1:05 PM -- 95.7 FM The Game
Monday, March 14 vs. San Francisco 7:05 PM CSN California (LOCAL) 95.7 FM The Game OOM-only LIVE 7:00 PM
Tuesday, March 15 @Colorado 1:10 PM --
Wednesday, March 16 OFF DAY
Thursday, March 17 vs. Seattle 1:05 PM --
Friday, March 18 @Cleveland 1:05 PM --
Saturday, March 19 SS vs. Cincinnati 1:05 PM -- 95.7 FM The Game
SS @San Francisco 1:05 PM CSN Bay Area (LOCAL) KNBR 680 (opponent) OOM-only 8:00 PM replay
Sunday, March 20 vs. Chi White Sox 1:05 PM CSN Chicago 95.7 FM The Game none
Monday, March 21 @San Francisco 1:05 PM --
Tuesday, March 22 @LA Angels 1:10 PM Fox Sports West Next day 6:00 AM replay
Wednesday, March 23 @Seattle 7:10 PM Root Sports NW LIVE 7:00 PM
Thursday, March 24 vs. Texas 7:05 PM -- 95.7 FM The Game
Friday, March 25 vs. LA Angels 1:05 PM Fox Sports West LIVE 1:00 PM
Saturday, March 26 @Kansas City 1:05 PM Fox Sports Kansas City 95.7 FM The Game none
Sunday, March 27 vs. Kansas City 1:05 PM -- 95.7 FM The Game
Monday, March 28 vs. Cleveland 1:05 PM --
Tuesday, March 29 @Chi Cubs 1:05 PM CSN Chicago LIVE 1:00 PM
Wednesday, March 30 vs. Arizona 12:05 PM --
Thursday, March 31 @San Francisco 7:15 PM CSN Bay Area (LOCAL) 95.7 FM The Game OOM-only 11:00 PM replay
Friday, April 1 @San Francisco 7:15 PM NBC Bay Area (LOCAL) 95.7 FM The Game OOM-only LIVE
Saturday, April 2 vs. San Francisco 1:05 PM CSN California (LOCAL) 95.7 FM The Game OOM-only LIVE
Games indicated as LOCAL are on a Bay Area regional sports network and also MLB.TV. MLB Network will locally blackout games available on a Bay Area regional sports network (OOM-only).

Reader LoneStranger has made a handy single printed sheet version of the schedule that you can view at this hyperlinked text. Hang it in your office!

This post was updated on March 19 to reflect the addition of a radio broadcast on 95.7 FM The Game on Thursday, March 24 against the Texas Rangers.