Technical difficulties: Mets vs. Royals World Series Game 1 goes off-air for about six minutes
NEW YORK — During game 1 of the World Series between the New York Mets and Kansas City Royals on Tuesday, October 27th, Fox lost coverage due to technical difficulties and outage.
Fox Sports said an electronics failure caused the primary and backup generators inside Fox Sports’ production compound to lose power.
“Before the start of the bottom of the fourth inning of tonight’s World Series Game 1, a rare electronics failure caused both the primary and backup generators inside the Fox Sports production compound to lose power,” the broadcaster said.
The New York Mets were tied with the host Kansas City Royals 1-1 in the bottom of the fourth inning when the technical issues occurred. The game was delayed about six minutes.