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MLB Network Absorbing MLB Productions In Ongoing ReorganizationPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 03 / 04 / 15
MLB Productions, baseball's in-house TV and video production division, is being absorbed into MLB Network as part of the league's ongoing business reorganization under new Commissioner Rob Manfred . The move, aimed at creating operational efficiencies, resulted in a job loss of slightly less than h...
TX State Rep. Kim Brimer has introduced House Bill 92, which would "allow city and county financing of sports venues, ranging from little league parks to pro baseball stadiums," only if voters in a ci
The lease formulated by the King County, WA Public Facilities District [PFD] for the Mariners new ballpark will call for the team to play at least 73 home games a year and to run the stadium -- "pocke
The influx of Lightning fans parking in private lots next to the Ice Palace means the city "may have to use general parking revenues to meet financial obligations" to the team, according to Joe Hender
The Raptors'' new ownership group will have to pay an extra C$15M in land costs if the Maple Leafs are brought in to help build the Air Canada Centre, according to Damien Cox of the TORONTO STAR. Sour
FleetCenter President Richard Krezwick said the company will ask its unionized workers for wage and other concessions to help combat "soaring" operational costs, according to Bernard Wolfson of the BO
With plans developing for its downtown Detroit dome stadium, the Lions are looking to make it an entertainment center, according to Daniel Fricker of the DETROIT FREE PRESS. Dir of Stadium Development
In DC, Andrew Cain notes that with the Astros staying in Houston, supporters of Virginia baseball "are divided" over whether to "go to bat" for a stadium financing package when the Virginia legislatur
The Superdome Commission in New Orleans decided it can "afford" to accept the low bid submitted to build a sports arena next to the Superdome, voting unanimously to authorize a contract with the joint
Ending a "standoff" with MD Gov. Parris Glendening, the Redskins have agreed to pay prevailing wages for state-funded highway construction near the team''s new stadium in Prince George''s County, MD.
With negotiations over a downtown site for the proposed Pepsi Center going "nowhere," officials of Ascent Entertainment Group have "initiated" conversations with private land owners about building in