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Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 03 / 03 / 15

SPORTSONEARTH.com on the '15 MLB season: "There are people in this game who think the fuzzy feelings Spring Training often engenders have more than the usual amount of credibility. ...  It's pretty darn difficult to predict what's going to happen in 2015 ." CSNBAYAREA.com goes with the ...

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02/17/95
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02/16/95
BASEBALL HELD HOSTAGE -- DAY 189: 1-DAY SENATORS' HOMESTAND

During Wednesday''s hearings before the Senate Subcommittee on Antitrust, Business Rights and Competition, both sides had an opportunity to argue their case for keeping or amending MLB''s antitrust ex

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02/16/95
BASEBALL HELD HOSTAGE -- II: FACT- CHECKING OWNERSHIP

Two statements made before the Senate by MLB officials were questioned after the hearing. First, acting MLB Commissioner Bud Selig said that season ticket holders could receive refunds for games with

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BASEBALL HELD HOSTAGE -- PART IV: REPLACEMENT SPONSORS?

With the prospect that the strike will continue at least through Spring Training ''95, baseball''s leadership could be faced with defections among its long-time sponsors and broadcast partners. In sep

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BASEBALL HELD HOSTAGE -- III: WHO WILL REPORT THIS WEEKEND?

It was widely reported that the Mariners would kick off spring training today, but that was a "false alarm." The Mariners will open camp Monday. The Yankees are reportedly the only team that officiall

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COLUMNIST GIVES PGA TOUR A PLUG IN ITS FIGHT WITH THE FTC

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CFL FOLDING -- AND THEN REOPENING?

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