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Fox Sports South programming

I don't understand why I can't watch the sports shows being advertised in my area. I understand the mlb blackout map but the "home"team doesn't offer a broadcast in my area. If a team doesn't offer a broadcast then there shouldn't be a blackout. Who do I need to address this with?
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Proven Sharer

Re: Fox Sports South programming

No territory is unclaimed. Are you not getting FS South on your system?
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Re: Fox Sports South programming

I am, and it works according to the guide menu except for when a baseball game comes on. At that moment the guide still shows the game but programming is not the baseball game.
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Re: Fox Sports South programming

You would need to address this with Major League Baseball.

Proven Sharer

Re: Fox Sports South programming

Well, are you deemed inside a team's territory?  I read the FS South is really three networks flying under a common flag.

 

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Major_League_Baseball_blackout_policy

 

If you are in one of the zebra-striped markets, you might only get "one" game if multiple teams are playing at the same time, and therefor the game on FS South gets blacked out while a game on another RSN gets shown, but since you don't get that RSN, you get nothing.