April 5, 2011

Baseball Games Broadcast on AM 1290 Starting on Friday

April 5, 2011

SANTA BARBARA, Calif. - Beginning this Friday, all UC Santa Barbara Big West Conference baseball games will air live on AM 1290. The games will continue to be streamed live online through UCSBgauchos.com - click here for the schedule.

All Gaucho broadcasts have a pregame show that begins 15 minutes before first pitch.

The Gauchos open conference play on Friday at 3 p.m. vs. Cal Poly, in a Blue-Green Rivalry game. For the next eight weekends, Gerry Fall will broadcast the games on AM 1290 KZSB, as the Gauchos march through the Big West with a playoff berth in mind.

Fall, who also was the play-by-play broadcaster for UCSB men's soccer, men's basketball and is the host of Talk'n Gauchos will provide play-by-play for baseball games. For Gaucho home games, he will be joined on the broadcast by longtime Santa Barbara News-Press writer Mark Patton.

The remainder of UCSB baseball games - including midweek contests - will continue to stream live online. Our broadcast page will have all gameday information.

Tickets for all Gaucho home games are available by calling (805) 893-UCSB (8272) or online by clicking here.