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In a final blitz for the 2008 MLB season. MLB Advanced Media announced Tuesday that MLB.com will offer fans extensive multi-platform content as it chronicles the 104th World Series, featuring the National League Champion Philadelphia Phillies and the American League Champion Tampa Bay Rays.
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MLB.comâ€™s iPhone application provides fans the opportunity to follow the 2008 World Series live pitch-by-pitch as well as watch video previews and game highlights. It is available during the
Fall Classic for a one-time fee of $0.99 from Appleâ€™s App Store on iPhone and iPod touch or at www.itunes.com/appstore/ in the United States, Canada and 19 other countries including Australia, France and the United Kingdom.
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This running series of reflective content produced by MLB.com takes a closer look at the players, managers, coaches and executives who are helping to make the 2008 postseason memorable.
Gameday MLB.com Live World Series Programming (all times Eastern)
11:00 am: 2008 World Series Preview â€“ Looking ahead to the Fall Classic with features, news, analysis and pre-game press conferences.
5:00 pm: 2008 World Series Live â€“ Live batting practice look-ins, the latest news and exclusive reports from MLB.comâ€™s New York studios and the ballpark.
8:00 pm: 2008 World Series In-Game â€“ MLB.com will follow all of the action with breaking news and updates.
Post-Game: 2008 World Series Rewind â€“ Recapping every game with post-game press conferences, recaps and exclusive reports from the ballpark.
Other World Series Content Highlights:
- A daily compilation of print stories chronicling each club and the dayâ€™s events.
- Blogs from Phillies outfielder Shane Victorino and Rays first baseman Carlos Pena.
- Live updates from the Fall Classic on MLBlogs.com.
- Connect with other fans during each Fall Classic game through MLB.com Live Chat.
- Photo galleries featuring compelling moments of World Series present and past.
Source: MLB Advanced Media