ESPN plans to simulcast Roger Clemens's return to baseball on ESPN Classic and the broadband-fed ESPN3 service, reports Multichannel News. The 50-year-old is scheduled to take the bump Saturday for the Sugar Land Skeeters in Texas against the Bridgeport Bluefish. Minor-league teams have the best names, no?
It's worth taking some time to play around with the broadband deployment map that the FCC released Thursday. It gives a county-by-county breakdown of broadband access in the United States. You can see that San Francisco is very well wired. California's Modoc County ... not so much.
Cox Communications Inc. has appointed John Wolfe as senior vice president of its New England/Cleveland region, an area with 1,400 Cox employees that also includes Rhode Island. Wolf, previously VP of government and public affairs, succeeds Paul Cronin, who went to corporate as senior VP of customer experience.