ESPN Radio has added a live stream to iTunes Radio making the network available to listeners on the iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, iTunes on Mac & Windows and Apple TV. The move makes ESPN Radio the first sports content available on iTunes Radio. National sports/talk shows that will be available on the live stream include Mike & Mike (Greenberg and Golic), The Herd with Colin Cowherd, SVP & Russillo (Scott Van Pelt and Ryen Russillo), The Dan LeBatard Show, Sedano & Stink (Jorge Sedano and Mark Schlereth) and The Freddie Coleman Show.
In addition, the live ESPN Radio station on iTunes Radio will make available the 2014 FIFA World Cup, Major League Baseball including the playoffs and World Series, season-long college football, culminating with the College Football Playoff, U.S. Open Golf and college basketball. The very first live sporting event on iTunes Radio will be ESPN Radio’s broadcast of the Atlanta Braves versus the Colorado Rockies Major League Baseball matchup on June 11 at 8pm ET.
“We are thrilled to make our industry-leading sports talk and championship play-by-play content available to fans via iTunes Radio,” said ESPN Production Business Divisions Senior VP Traug Keller. “And we are excited to partner with Apple to expand our digital reach. Our fans can look forward to expanded ESPN Audio offerings on both the national and local sports levels in the future.”