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MLBAM, NBC-Owned RSNs Reach Deal For Authenticated In-Market Streaming

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 01 / 19 / 17

MLBAM and NBC Sports Regional Networks have reached a deal to begin authenticated in-market streaming for the Cubs, White Sox, Phillies, A’s and Giants, including pre- and postgame shows. The deal arrives a year to the day after the  league’s settlement in the Garber case  and ...

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