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Epstein's Extension With Cubs Serves As New Benchmark For Baseball Operations ExecsPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 09 / 30 / 16
Cubs President of Baseball Operations Theo Epstein's contract extension reportedly will pay him $10M annually, but he will "still make less in annual salary" than 115 MLBers, evidence that the best baseball execs "continue to be an extremely undervalued asset in the sport," according to Buster Olney...
Hustler magazine Publisher Larry Flynt "has sent a letter to Reds Owner Marge Schott announcing his interest to buy her shares of the team," according to Dan Horn of the CINCINNATI ENQUIRER. Flynt ask
The MLB Cardinals surpassed the three million attendance mark Wednesday for the first time since ''89. The team has three home games left (POST-DISPATCH, 9/25). ....The National Lacrosse League''s Roc
ECHL Columbus Chill Owner Horn Chen has sold the team to SMG, subject to the approval of the ECHL Board of Governors. The sale will be consummated at the end of this season, which will be the team''s
The Bills "parted company with one of their top administrators Thursday" as VP/Administration Jim Miller "left the team," according to Mark Gaughan of the BUFFALO NEWS. The Bills termed his departure
NHL execs said last night that the scope of safety inspections of Nassau Coliseum that was to "encompass four structural areas ... was still so limited by a state court judge that they will not be abl
49ers co-Owner Eddie DeBartolo "reached a leniency deal with federal prosecutors yesterday that will keep him out of jail -- but sources say he will have to pay a fine and testify against his longtime
The Angels sold out their final home game last night against the Rangers and for the season, drew 2,519,210, their best year at the gate since drawing 2,555,688 in ''90. (L.A. DAILY NEWS, 9/24)....In
The Sons of the Confederate Veterans (SOCV) claim they have 350,000 signed ballots in favor of changing the name of the NFL Oilers to the Rebels, according to Jay Hamburg of the Nashville TENNESSEAN.
With the Eagles starting the season 0-3, columnist Bill Lyon of the PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER writes that Owner Jeffrey Lurie "should do himself -- not to mention the disgruntled city and its mutinous Igg
Yankees Owner George Steinbrenner appeared on ESPN''s "Up Close Primetime" with Roy Firestone. Firestone read aloud Steinbrenner''s first quote as Yankees owner upon purchasing the team in ''73: "We p