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Blue Jays Receiving Credit For Hiring Shapiro, Though Questions Loom For AnthopoulosPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 09 / 01 / 15
The Blue Jays have "generated universal acclaim" for hiring President & CEO Mark Shapiro , a "smart, progressive, people-oriented executive with a long, impressive resumé covering both the baseball operations and business areas of running a ball club," according to John Lott of the NATIO...
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The Oakland Football Marketing Association will offer full-season, five-game and three-game ticket plans for Raiders home games for the first time since the team returned to Oakland two years ago. Pri
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"Don''t be surprised if ... Toronto players are forbidden from making themselves as available to the public at the SkyDome as they have been in the first half of the season," writes Marty York of the
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USA TODAY''s Gordon Forbes reports that 49ers Owner Eddie DeBartolo, Jr., "virtually an absentee owner since 1991, will become much more involved" in the team''s operations. DeBartolo says that he wil
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The Nashville NHL expansion franchise named Jack Diller as its first President. Diller, who was introduced by the team''s Chair and majority investor, Craig Leipold, was most recently president of the
The Tennessee Oilers named Pepper Rodgers as its VP/Memphis Operations, according to Greg Pogue of the NASHVILLE BANNER. Rodgers has led Memphis''s efforts to land an NFL team for "a decade and a half
At a meeting in San Diego of the Mayor''s Padres Task Force, team President Larry Lucchino released figures from a Price Waterhouse audit of the team''s finances "that paint a dire financial picture"