WGN-TV announces 2017 Chicago White Sox broadcast schedule
CHICAGO — Chicago’s Very Own WGN-TV is proud to announce its 2017 Chicago White Sox broadcast schedule. WGN-TV will air 56 White Sox baseball telecasts, including one preseason and 55 regular season games.
Highlights of this year’s schedule include two games against crosstown rival and defending World Series Champion Chicago Cubs, seven games against division rival and American League Champion Cleveland Indians, and former White Sox ace Chris Sale returns to Chicago with the Boston Red Sox in May. Play-by-play announcer Jason Benetti will join Steve Stone in the White Sox television booth for preseason and most regular season home games. Play-by-play announcer Ken Harrelson will join Steve Stone for most regular season road games.
WGN has televised 48 seasons of Chicago White Sox games since 1948. The 2017 season is the 49th.