Originally Posted by Fenway
Well at the local level (especially with the White Sox) - these stations really could not afford to use tape stock and archive games. NBC doesn't have that excuse.
Boston was an exception as every game televised from 1972 on exists - the Red Sox paid the stations to do it.
I remember reading that a 1964 White Sox-Red Sox game in Fenway was found and was supposed to be aired on MLB Network, but it never turned up.