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Rob Manfred Criticizes MLBPA For Resisting Changes To Improve Pace Of PlayPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 02 / 22 / 17
MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred expects no meaningful rule changes this season "largely because of resistance" from the MLBPA, but he "vowed to continue pursuing strategies to speed up the pace of play in future seasons," according to Dave Sheinin of the WASHINGTON POST. That includes possibly "imposin...
The "woes" of the AVP continue "as two of its biggest sponsors, Honda and Miller Brewing, have pulled out, and league officials talk frankly about filing for bankruptcy," according to Terry Lefton of
Astros Owner Drayton McLane Jr. said that MLB should go back to regional TV coverage of the division playoff games in order to "eliminate the scheduling problems that ... irked the Astros" during thei
CART: CART announced its 20-race schedule for ''99 yesterday, marking the largest number of races the circuit has had in a single season. Chicago was added to the roster, with an August 22 race at the
Patriots Owner Robert Kraft, who "played a key role" in negotiating the NFL''s eight-year, $17.6B TV contract -- which the owners can reopen after five years -- has "emerged as the most powerful man"
MLB announced the first stage of its front-office reorganization by naming Sandy Alderson Exec VP/Baseball Operations, Robert DuPuy Exec VP/Administration & Chief Legal Officer and Robert Manfred Exec
The latest CBA offer from NBA owners "includes some movement on their proposals for maximum and minimum salaries," according to Chris Sheridan of the AP. The union is expected to respond to the offer
A new CBA proposal from NBA owners "appears to vary little from previous proposals," according to Phil Jasner of the PHILADELPHIA DAILY NEWS. The league made a proposal before the weekend, but NBPA Ex
With Mark McGwire hitting his 69th and 70th HRs yesterday, and the NL wild card race concluding with a one- game playoff, MLB continues to dominate the news. In an op- ed in Sunday''s MILWAUKEE JOURNA
The WNBA sent a letter to its players which said the NBPA leadership of their proposed union is "extreme and destructive," according Scott Soshnick of BLOOMBERG. In a four-page letter dated September
The NFL has returned $75,000 to each of the seven Browns ownership candidates who paid the $150,000 application fee, but it still has half of that, $525,000, to invest in youth football or charitable
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