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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...
Fox''s coverage of the NHL playoffs this weekend garnered an average overnight rating of 2.1/5, down 10% from last year''s comparable rating of 2.4/6. The first weekend of playoff action earned Fox a
PA-labor lawyer William Wallen, who leads a group of NFL assistant coaches who formed the NFLCA in ''96, said that while the group is "not a union," the league is "already putting up resistance agains
Fox Sports Senior VP/Communications Vince Wladika denied a report that the network is in talks with a group led by Joe Mattioli III, the son of Pocono Raceway Owner Dr. Joe Mattioli, about a new stock
It "has been a season when the carefully assembled image of the NBA continued to show wear," according to a commentary by USA TODAY''s Mike Lopresti. Lopresti: "Flat attendance, lagging ratings, Latre
The CFL, "for the first time in its existence, has reached agreements to introduce" a computer game as well as a tabletop game to Canadian consumers, according to Marty York of the Toronto GLOBE & MAI
In a report titled "Bad Track Record," CNN/SI''s Nick Charles examined the state of thoroughbred racing on "Page 1." Charles: "Times have changed but horse racing hasn''t. In the race for America''s s
A group "fronted" by Joe Mattioli III, the son of Pocono Raceway Owner Dr. Joe Mattioli, has reportedly put a "concrete proposal on the table" to NASCAR teams and sponsors regarding a new stock car se
It would have "seemed unimaginable four years ago, but now it''s possible to ask whether pro basketball has replaced Major League Baseball as the sick man of major sports," according to Allen Barra in
As the AFL begins its 12th season, "current and future investors in the league are looking at the kickoff of season number 12 as really just the beginning," according to CNBC''s Mike Hegedus on "The E
"Already reeling from infinitesimal TV ratings in the U.S.," the NHL is now faced with conference semifinal pairings involving Buffalo, Montreal and Ottawa, according to Filip Bondy of the N.Y. DAILY