The races are heating up as the road to the Major League Baseball playoffs is heading down the stretch run. Now Ford drivers will have the access of MLB.coms At Bat application through the Ford SYNC AppLink.
Using simple voice commands, Ford SYNC users can command the app that is available for iPhone, iPod and iPad while avoiding distractive driving. MLB.coms At Bat app allows user instant up to the minutes score and statistics for all major league teams.
At Bat is widely distributed across thousands of different mobile device platforms and SYNC AppLink represents another important interactive distribution point for our fans to enjoy following baseball using At Bat on their iOS devices, said Adam Ritter, SVP Wireless, MLB Advanced Media.
According to Ford, some of the voice commands include:
- Team Name say a team name, such as Detroit or Tigers, to quickly jump to your favorite teams game details or audio feed
- List Games read out all of the latest scores or game details for the entire league
- Teams select games or news from any of the 30 clubs
- Next Feed/Previous Feed choose home or away live radio
- Play/Pause pause the game so as not to miss any of the action
The combination of Fords award-winning connectivity system SYNC AppLink and MLB.com At Bat will give baseball fans an unprecedented opportunity to keep track of their favorite and rival teams while on-the-go, said Julius Marchwicki, SYNC AppLink product manager. MLB Advanced Media has been a leader in providing sports fans with everywhere access to live games and SYNC AppLink compatibility now extends that to the car.
The MLB.com At Bat app is available in the iTunes store for 2.99 a month or a 9.99 one-time fee.
For more information on Ford SYNC vehicles, visit Don Chalmers Ford online or on Facebook.
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