Staples' George Goldstein throws a pitch in the seventh inning of a baseball game against Stamford on Wednesday, April 13. — Dave Stewart photo

On demand: Stamford at Staples baseball

The Wreckers host the Black Knights in early-season FCIAC baseball. Watch the game in HD right here.

The Stamford Black Knights travel to Westport to take on the Staples Wreckers in early-season FCIAC baseball on Wednesday, April 12. You can watch the game live (or later on-demand) in the player below:

The Black Knights are off to a 1-1 start (1-0 in the FCIAC); the Wreckers are 2-0 in league play and 2-1 overall. The Wednesday afternoon game was scheduled to start at 4 p.m.

This is the HAN Network’s third baseball game broadcast of 2016 spring season. You can watch past game on-demand for free at this link. The other games on this week’s schedule are the Battle of the Sound lacrosse doubleheader live on Saturday, featuring Darien vs. Manhasset (N.Y) and Garden City (N.Y.) vs. Ridgefield. You can view the entire HAN schedule here.

How to watch

The HAN Network live broadcast of the game can be seen on this page, our homepage, HAN.Network, and on affiliate websites including The stream usually starts 10 minutes before the event is scheduled to begin. Rob Adams and crew join you five minutes before the contest begins. Keep in mind that start times are subject to change (teams often share venues and schedules can fall behind). Keep an eye on our Twitter feed for the latest updates.

It’s easy to watch HAN Network broadcasts on your smart televisions or with Apple TV and Google’s Chromecast.

The HAN Network, formerly known as Hersam Acorn Newspapers, is the exclusive FCIAC broadcast partner through the spring of 2018. HAN Network’s broadcasting division replaced with a new focus on live video streams of high school athletics along with the Network’s news and lifestyle programming.

Along with Connecticut high school sports contests, HAN broadcasts a daily news program, Coffee Break, focusing on southwestern Connecticut at 11 a.m. and a sports talk show, Nutmeg Sports, Monday-Wednesday. You can watch all the shows at live.HAN.Network or on demand at live.HAN.Network/han-on-demand/.

You can check out more of the winter schedule at this link. And be sure to follow the HAN Network on Facebook and Twitter for the latest updates.

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