Miami’s ESPN Deportes Radio affiliate is moving to a stronger signal to re-launch on WNMA-AM, 1210 kHz, having previously been on WOCN-AM, 1450. The re-launch is set for August 1st.
“To date, we have had a great deal of success in growing the ESPN Deportes radio franchise in Miami on WOCN-AM” said David Jacobs, CEO of Deportes Media LLC, the local affiliate. “By moving our programming to WNMA-AM 1210, ESPN Deportes Radio will have the ability to reach many more Hispanic listeners in more communities in South Florida and to better serve our advertising and play-by-play partners throughout the market”.
“The ESPN Deportes Radio team is thrilled to expand our coverage in Florida and reach thousands more Spanish-speaking sports fans,” said Oscar Ramos, senior director and general manager of ESPN Deportes Radio.
“The WNMA 1210 AM team will work hard to give sports enthusiasts up-to-the-minute news and dynamic content with a local twist,” said Mara Rankin, vice president and general manager of ESPN Deportes Radio Miami. “We are excited to bring the best in sports commentary and programming to the underserved Latino fans in West Palm Beach, Broward and Miami counties.”
ESPN Deportes Radio Miami’s Monday through Friday prime-time broadcasts will include: Café ESPN with local traffic and weather updates emphasizing on local teams, Voces Del Deporte, Acción Centroamerica, The New York Yankees, Zona ESPN, SportsCenter and Jorge Ramos y Su Banda.