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TBS benches Braves, going national

...Chip Caray settles into his seat in the TBS booth, preparing to call another Atlanta...him. And this is actually a warmup for TBS' new game. The cable channel that was...going national with the national pastime. TBS will have exclusive coverage of all four...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/09/30/bas_145671.shtml
Baseball
TBS trying to shed its one-team image

ATLANTA --- For years, TBS billed the Atlanta Braves as America's Team. No more. Now TBS wants to be America's Network. After several years of cutting back its ties to the Braves, TBS begins a seven-year contract of national weekly...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/04/04/bas_193558.shtml
Baseball
TBS alters announcing lineup

ATLANTA - The 2007 Atlanta Braves TBS TV crew will include a limited presence by Skip Caray and none by Pete Van Wieren, a TBS official confirmed Tuesday. Caray and Van...that Van Wieren will not be part of the TBS crew and Caray will work only 10 games...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/12/20/bra_109245.shtml
Braves
TBS signs agreement for more reality shows

...ATLANTA - More reality comedies are coming to TBS, which plans to boost its new image as...undisclosed number of reality sitcom pilots. TBS ventured into reality shows this summer...executive vice president in charge of both TBS and TNT for Turner Broadcasting System...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/10/19/tel_431751.shtml
Television
TBS bumps Caray and Van Wieren in favor of Simpson and Sutton

...Caray and Pete Van Wieren won't be part of TBS' coverage of the Atlanta Braves at the...years, will be in the booth for 90 games on TBS. Caray and Van Wieren, entering their...only 6.5 million homes. By comparison, TBS can been seen in 87 million homes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/03/26/bra_474344.shtml
Braves
TBS, Turner South retain Braves announcers

ATLANTA -- TBS Superstation and Turner South announced Tuesday...agreed to multi-year contract extensions. TBS averaged a 1.4 rating for the 2002 season...matching the 2001's ratings for 90 games. TBS has televised Braves games for 30 consecutive...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/11/13/bra_358129.shtml
Braves
TBS plans projects for CNN, facility

...in costs, also serve as reassurance that TBS will continue to grow in Atlanta despite...chairman and chief executive officer of TBS. In March, the company plans to break...2000. The $20 million renovation of TBS' CNN Center headquarters, which is a popular...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/02/05/bus_221881.shtml
Business
NBC, TBS reveal NASCAR crew

...the announcing crew assembled by NBC and TBS for their NASCAR broadcasts starting next...working at ESPN. Last year, Fox, NBC and TBS won the TV rights to NASCAR for about...weeks of the NASCAR season, while NBC and TBS will split the second half, starting in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/11/08/oth_299555.shtml
Other sports
TBS will get 1st round of '07 playoffs

...seven-year television deal with Fox and TBS, a total package worth almost $3 billion...AL and NL each year - is up for bidding. TBS could benefit sooner. The network will...October and just one playoff spot remains, TBS gets the game. "Don't make me start...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/07/12/bas_88668.shtml
Baseball
Yogi Berra sues TBS over 'Sex and the City' ad

...has filed a $10 million lawsuit against TBS, claiming the cable television network...name without permission. A spokeswoman for TBS, based in Atlanta, declined to comment...Lewis Smoley. Smoley said he was told TBS stopped running the television ad last August...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/02/03/ent_441652.shtml
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