WHBO 1040 AM to carry Yankees PBP 2017


Tampa—Genesis Communications is proud to announce that it has entered into an agreement to carry the 2017 New York Yankees play by play coverage in the Tampa market with its all-sports radio station WHBO, Sports Talk 1040 AM, The Team.

WHBO has carried Yankee baseball since 2009. The move will give the Bay area audience it’s only radio outlet to hear Yankee home games throughout the 2017 season.

 “To have Yankee baseball back on in the Tampa market is a real plus for Bay area baseball fans. The team ended this past season on an up note and there are high expectations for 2017,” Tom Paleveda, Genesis VP Of Programming said. “Genesis will also integrate inside Yankee information on its prominent web publication Sports Talk Florida. Available on desktop or mobile with its great video, articles and award winning commentators.”

Sports Talk Florida will cover the Yankees via radio, web publication and social media from Spring Training right through the playoffs.

 About Genesis Communications:

 Genesis Communications owns a fleet of radio stations throughout the state of Florida. It also owns both SportsTalkFlorida.com and NewsTalkFlorida.com which provides content on a regional basis. It also was a finalist for two Radio Ink Digital Awards for Best Radio app and Best Radio Station website.

 For more information contact Tom Paleveda at 813-281-1040 or programdirector@radiogenesis.com