"We're thrilled to be teaming with iTunes to give baseball fans access to MLB highlights via the worlds most popular online TV store," said Kenny Gersh, senior vice president, business development of MLB Advanced Media. "Were excited that baseball fans now have the opportunity to enjoy Americas favorite pastime in a unique way by taking MLB with them on their computers and iPods wherever they go."
"iTunes has become the ultimate destination for accessing top sports video content and now our customers will be able to enjoy America's favorite pastime whenever and wherever," said Eddy Cue, Apple's vice president of iTunes. "By offering a 25 minute daily highlight show we're giving millions of fans a great way to enjoy action from their favorite team and catch up on all the top plays from around the league."
Other MLB.com content being added includes "MLB.com Baseball's Best" series showcasing classic baseball games from the past. Individual episodes of "MLB.com Baseball's Best" will be available for $1.99. There will also be a "MLB.com 2007 Season Preview Show" available for a free download.