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MLBPA's Clark Calls Rule Change Talks "Ongoing"; Intentional Walks Made AutomaticPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 02 / 23 / 17
MLBPA Exec Dir Tony Clark yesterday said that discussions over rules changes to "improve pace of play this season are and will remain ongoing" after Commissioner Rob Manfred on Tuesday publicly criticized the union , according to Marc Topkin of the TAMPA BAY TIMES. Clark "made clear the u...
Reaction continues to John Feerick''s decision on Latrell Sprewell. A national sampling follows: FROM THE SPORTS PAGE: In Philadelphia, Bill Lyon calls Feerick''s decision "dreadfully wrongheaded ...
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There are "rumblings" around the PGA Tour that a Vienna-based group known as the International Professional Golfers Association (IPGA) is "offering millions of dollars" to pro golfers based on their p
John Feerick''s decision to reduce Latrell Sprewell''s punishment for choking P.J. Carlesimo "did nothing to suggest that the pendulum of power in the league has swung away from the [NBA] commissioner
The impact of Feerick''s ruling on the power of NBA Commissioner David Stern is widely debated today. STERN''S POWER CURBED? In N.Y., Mitch Lawrence calls the ruling an "enormous setback to the curren
Reaction was mixed to Feerick''s decision. The following is a sampling from national markets: A UNION WIN? In N.Y., Selena Roberts writes of a "general feeling of victory from the union" (N.Y. TIMES,
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Citing the "issue of fairness," arbitrator John Feerick yesterday reduced Latrell Sprewell''s one-year ban from the NBA by five months and reinstated his contract with the Warriors, according to Greg
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Although it "won''t be official until later this month," the NASCAR Winston Cup will return to the Las Vegas Motor Speedway in ''99, according to Brian Hilderbrand of the LAS VEGAS SUN. Tickets will g