From my Maine location, watching games boils down to MLB.TV or the MLB Network. When watching the New York teams on MLB.TV, I will almost always switch to the New York broadcast when the games are of the away variety. Doing so gives continuity to my roots as a New Jersey boy listening to the home teams. Before launching off into this opinion piece a few disclaimers are needed. First, these opinions are my own and do not reflect on the opinions of this site and its leadership. Secondly, I listen to far more Yankee games than I do Mets games. But it seemed right to include both here even if the opinions should be stronger for the Yankees since I listen to them far more often. I do not get the post game shows, so no review of those entities are possible. I do not listen to radio broadcasts, so there will be no review of the radio personalities. I also could not include the “field” reporters because the computer broadcasts cut them out.
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