Amazon will not stream any Yankees video games throughout the 2020 season

You’re out of luck for those who had been hoping to make use of Amazon to stream Yankees games throughout the shortened 2020 MLB season. Bloomberg has verified that Amazon gained’t be streaming any Yankees video games this season by a mix of COVID-19 and broadcast rights. With the variety of video games down from 162 to simply 60 as a result of pandemic, the New York-focused YES Network determined to retain TV rights that will have gone to broadcasters Amazon counted on for simulcasts. Because the MLB not too long ago barring groups from streaming video games on regional sports activities networks, Amazon was shut out.

Amazon responded by saying it will “consider [its] plans” on the finish of the season.