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Manfred Defends Pace-Of-Game Ideas, Says Extra Innings Runner Won't Come To MLBPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 02 / 17 / 17
MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred on Thursday "emphatically defended a series of pace-of-game proposals," spending most of his 30-minute press conference at the Grapefruit League media day "pushing a series of potential changes that he hopes will create more action and less dead time," according to Jayso...
The NFL, "concerned over how free agency affects its poorer teams, is examining its expanding revenue sharing program," according to Josh Gotthelf of the SPORTSBUSINESS JOURNAL. NFL Commissioner Paul
NEW EUROPEAN LEAGUE TAKING SHAPE: The FINANCIAL TIMES'' Patrick Harverson examined the proposed new European soccer "super" league, and wrote that the sport''s governing bodies, including FIFA and the
The ABL promoted league VP/Team Operations Jim Weyermann to COO, where he will oversee the league''s day-to- day business operations. In making the announcement, ABL CEO Gary Cavalli said that Steve H
In what is "believed to be an unprecedented move," the NBA said Monday that season-ticket holders will be paid 6% interest in addition to cash refunds for games not played because of any work stoppage
Fox "is leaning toward making a counteroffer" to Disney''s bid for NHL TV rights "in an effort to at least drive up the costs that its archrival will have to pay," according to Hofmeister & Elliott of
MLB Commissioner Bud Selig is interviewed by Sam Donnellon of the PHILADELPHIA DAILY NEWS, who writes, "How much of [MLB''s] renaissance is attributable to the efforts of Selig and his supporters is s
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Arbitrator John Feerick has set August 24 for a hearing on the NBPA''s grievance over the league''s failure to pay players with guaranteed contracts their salaries during the lockout, according to Mur
Fox "is looking at matching" Disney''s offer to more than double TV rights fees for the NHL, according to sources of Stephen Battaglio of the HOLLYWOOD REPORTER. Fox has until August 14 to retain the
Counting on soccer''s "rising popularity" in NC, the Downtown Winston-Salem Development Corp. "is looking into what it would take to lure" an MLS franchise to the area, according to Martin Kady of the