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MLB Cardinals Get Equity Stake In FS Midwest As Part Of 15-Year Media-Rights DealPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 07 / 30 / 15
The MLB Cardinals have signed a media-rights deal with Fox Sports, agreeing to a 15-year deal that gives the team an equity stake in FS Midwest. Financial terms were not released, but sources said that Fox will pay the team around $50M in the first year of the new deal, which starts with the ‘...
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In tonight''s season finale of HBO''s "Arli$$," Arliss manages to get Kirby some air-time as a sports talk radio host. What better way to promote his own clientele, especially Yoshi Kobiashi, the late
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ESPN Magazine named John Papanek VP & Editor-in-Chief. Most recently, he was Senior VP/Editor-in-Chief of New Century Network (NCN), and prior to joining NCN, he spent 23 years at Time Warner Inc., in
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In N.Y., WFAN radio personality Mike Francesa, in an interview with the POST''s Phil Mushnick: "I want to be more fair on the air; strive for more dignity. That goes for dealing with our callers as we