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Eric Fisher covers baseball and digital media for SportsBusiness Journal/Daily.

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Selig, Steinbrenner Express Support For MLB's Replay System

04 / 15 / 14

MLB Commissioner Bud Selig and several club owners today expressed support for the league's newly expanded instant replay system despite several high-profile issues in recent days and open questioning by some managers, including the Red Sox' John Farrell . Speaking at the MLB Diversity Business S...

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08/05/11
EA Sports' Moore Promoted To Company COO

Electronic Arts Inc. late Thursday announced a corporate restructuring in which EA Sports President PETER MOORE has been elevated to COO for the entire company. Moore, who came to EA in '07 from Microsoft, takes over in the expanded role for JOHN SCHAPPERT , who left in April for social gaming ou ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture, EA Sports

08/05/11
EA Names Peter Moore COO

Electronic Arts Inc. late Thursday announced a corporate restructuring in which EA Sports President Peter Moore has been elevated to COO for the entire company. Moore, who came to EA in '07 from Microsoft, takes over in the expanded role for John Schappert , who left in April for social gaming ...

08/02/11
EA Sports Debuts Its "Season Ticket"

EA Sports today is introducing its long-developed and much-discussed content subscription program, "EA Sports Season Ticket." Aimed at the video game developer's most avid fans, the program will provide early access to five core titles, discounts on downloadable content and free premium web content. ...

Tags: Media, EA Sports

08/02/11
EA Sports Introducing Subscription Service

EA Sports today is introducing its long-developed and much-discussed content subscription program, "EA Sports Season Ticket." Aimed at the video game developer's most avid fans, the program will provide early access to five core titles, discounts on downloadable content and premium web content. The ...

08/01/11
Yahoo Sports Radio Replacing Sporting News

Yahoo Sports has struck a joint venture with Gow Broadcasting Inc., formerly Mission Media Group, to create the new Yahoo Sports Radio Network. The network will replace the Sporting News Radio brand, and feature some of the same programming, including "The Steve Czaban Show" and "The Tim Brando Show ...

Tags: Sporting News, Yahoo, Media

08/01/11
Yahoo Sports To Create Radio Network

Yahoo Sports has struck a joint venture with Gow Broadcasting Inc., formerly Mission Media Group, to create the new Yahoo Sports Radio network. The network will replace the Sporting News Radio brand, and feature some of the same programming, including "The Steve Czaban Show" and "The Tim Brando Sh ...

07/27/11
Big Lead Sports Partners With Amar'e Stoudemire

Big Lead Sports has struck a strategic partnership with Knicks F Amar'e Stoudemire in which the basketball star will acquire an undisclosed equity stake in the company, serve as an advisor to Big Lead Sports and help develop exclusive content. Specific online programming initiatives include basket ...

Tags: Media

07/27/11
EA Sports' "FIFA 11" Nearing 15 Million Sales

Sales of EA Sports' "FIFA 11" have approached 15 million units, when combining physical sales and digital mobile downloads, according to a company quarterly earnings report issued late yesterday. In May, "FIFA" sales had been reported at 12 million. EA, meanwhile, reported total company net income f ...

Tags: Media, EA Sports

07/27/11
Big Lead Sports Partners With Stoudemire

Big Lead Sports has struck a strategic partnership with Knicks F Amar'e Stoudemire in which the basketball star will acquire an undisclosed equity stake in the company, serve as an advisor to Big Lead Sports and help develop exclusive content. Specific online programming initiatives include basket ...

07/22/11
Judge Rules For MLB Financing Dodgers

Delaware Bankruptcy Court Judge Kevin Gross Friday afternoon ruled in favor of MLB supplying the Dodgers $150M in interim financing while the team's case is pending. In doing so, Gross denied Owner Frank McCourt 's bid to borrow from Highbridge Capital Management, and the decision represents anot ...

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