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MLB Giants Payroll To Top $200M For First Time In Ownership Group's 25th SeasonPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 02 / 24 / 17
The '17 MLB season marks the 25th year the Giants have been owned by Peter Magowan and Charles Johnson, and the organization is "healthy financially and anticipating another run to the playoffs," according to John Shea of the S.F. CHRONICLE. Giants President & CEO Larry Baer said that playe...
As the MLB imposed 150-day period for the Expos to find new investors and finalize plans for a new downtown ballpark passed Saturday, MLB Commissioner Bud Selig said he''s "done making predictions" fo
MLB "called off" its March 18 owners meeting yesterday, "once again delaying the planned sale of the Royals," according to Charles Crumpley of the K.C. STAR. The meeting was delayed because the propos
NFL Commissioner Paul Tagliabue wrote that approval of the sale of the Redskins "is moving slowly" because prospective Owner Howard Milstein "is using too much borrowed money in his winning bid and ha
Cablevision and the Mets "volunteered little yesterday" regarding Thursday''s report that the two were in talks on the sale of the team, according to Zipay & Berkowitz of NEWSDAY. Mets co-Owner Nelson
ESPN''s David Aldridge reported that "the only way" Nets management "will get rid" of VP/coach John Calipari "is if what is now a small erosion in ticket sales becomes a chasm" (ESPN.com, 3/4)....The
The Expos ownership consortium headed by Expos Chair Jacques Menard said it could "come to terms" on a buy out of President & General Partner Claude Brochu by the end of the week, according to Stephan
Senators Chair Rod Bryden will "take a shot at winning tax fairness" for his team when he meets with "about a dozen Ottawa-area Liberal MPs March 11 to make his plea for federal intervention to ease h
Cablevision is "in talks to purchase" the Mets from co- Owners Nelson Doubleday and Fred Wilpon, offering a price "believed to be" in the $500-600M range, according to sources of Bill Madden of the N.
BET Chair & CEO Robert Johnson said that he is "definitely intrigued" by the prospect of "buying a controlling interest" in the Hornets, according to Rick Bonnell of the CHARLOTTE OBSERVER. Johnson, w
The Raptors "must count ticket stubs" to come up with the announced attendance at the Air Canada Centre. Air Canada Centre GM Bob Hunter: "We realize that''s pretty archaic and low-tech, so we''re loo