Quote of the Day
“The idea that nobody cares about this is wrong. It’s doing exactly what we set out to do."
-- MLB Commissioner Bud Selig, on the World Baseball Classic (ESPN Radio 540Milwaukee, 3/23).
West Coast Offense
An Instant Classic
WBC's second go-around ends with a bang, as 54,000-plus boisterous fans pack Dodger Stadium for extra-inning thriller.
Fish & Chips
After countless delays, the Marlins finally get necessary approval to build a new ballpark.
Gillett's willingness to part with Canadiens adds more turmoil to team's unraveling season.
CBS admits mistake in cutting away from end of Louisville-Siena game in local markets.
AVP threatens to move marquee event from Manhattan Beach unless city makes concessions.
Two Heads Are Better Than One
Joe Gibbs Racing nears partnership with IMG, gaining access to agency's full range of sponsorship sales, activation capabilities.
Fight For Your Right
Gatorade making a strong push into MMA by signing Georges St. Pierre for "G" campaign.
The Write Stuff?
Washington Post Nationals beat reporter Chico Harlan says he is embarrassed to cover sports.