St. Cloud Rox Agree to Radio Deal With 1390-the Fan/TSM
The St. Cloud Rox and AM 1390-the Fan are announcing a 3-year contract agreement. The Rox and Townsquare Media struck the deal Tuesday afternoon that extends through the 2015 season. Rox Vice President Scott Schriener says "The entire St. Cloud Rox organization is thrilled to have AM 1390-the Fan be the official radio play-by-play partner of Rox Baseball through the 2015 season."
Townsquare Media of St. Cloud General Manager Dave Engberg says "The Rox is a wonderful brand to be associated with and we love working with management there. I am excited about the opportunities we will be bringing to Rox fans and client base." The Rox and TSM/1390-the Fan agreement includes revenue sharing and a rights fee.
AM 1390-the Fan aired the first season of St. Cloud Rox baseball in 2012 and was the radio home of the St. Cloud River Bats of the Northwoods League from 2002-2011. The Rox compete in the Northwoods League collegiate wood bat baseball league which plays their games from June-mid August. The Rox play their home games at Joe Faber Field in St. Cloud and are owned by Gary Posch, Joe Sexton and Scott Schreiner.