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Credit Card Processor First Data Lands Naming Rights To Mets' Spring Training Complex

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 02 / 23 / 17

The Mets have signed a 10-year naming-rights agreement with credit card processor First Data for the club’s Spring Training facility in Port St. Lucie, Fla. What was Tradition Field will now be known as First Data Field. Financial terms were not disclosed, but such recent deals have often reac...

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Nike Golf Focusing On Women

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Are Marlins Overworking Willis?

Marlins P Dontrelle Willis' S.F.-based agent Matt Sosnick "has asked the Marlins to calm down the marketing circus that surrounds their most bankable young star," according to Mike Berardino of the Ft

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Coyotes Flying w/ America West

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Kobe Bryant Media Monitor

THE DAILY continues "Kobe Monitor," which charts television's treatment of the Kobe Bryant sexual assault case. The following is a sampling of the coverage, with the focus on primetime and morning pro

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Fox Sports Seeks Mktg. Manager

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Bobcats Set Deadline For MJ

Bobcats Exec VP Ed Tapscott confirmed yesterday that Owner Bob Johnson has issued a deadline for Michael Jordan to become part of the organization, according to Rick Bonnell of the CHARLOTTE OBSERVER.

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Cuban Discusses NBA, Mavs

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ESPN's "Playmakers" Reviewed

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