Featured Story

New deal for HBO OTT service will mean growth for MLBAM

Published in SportsBusiness Journal on 12 / 15 / 14

MLB Advanced Media began 2014 with major video streaming deals with Sony and World Wrestling Entertainment, representing huge boosts to its non-baseball business. Its new pact with HBO to power the cable network’s forthcoming over-the-top streaming service ends the year in much the same fashio...

Read More

Tags: Media

More Stories

09/22/14
Coast to Coast

BUFFALO Bills implement fan safety app The Buffalo Bills and Elerts Corp. reached an agreement to provide the Elerts Stadium app to fans this season. The app allows fans and facility staff to immediately communicate safety concerns, suspicious activity or irresponsible fan behavior to security ...

Tags: Coast to Coast

09/15/14
Coast to Coast

AUBURNDALE, FLA. Rugby finals call Florida home NDP Championships, a division of Kroenke Sports & Entertainment, reached a three-year agreement with Polk County, Fla., to host The Sevens Championship, the first youth and high school rugby sevens North American championship tournament, at L ...

Tags: Coast to Coast

09/08/14
Coast to Coast

ATLANTA Ballpark groundbreaking next week The Atlanta Braves will hold a groundbreaking for their new ballpark Sept. 16. The ceremony begins the construction phase of the project, putting it on schedule to host fans for Opening Day 2017. The ballpark, at I-75 and I-285, will feature 14 access ...

Tags: Coast to Coast

09/01/14
Coast to Coast

ATLANTA Fans flock to new hall of fame      Fans of more than 150 colleges visited the College Football Hall of Fame and Chick-fil-A Fan Experience on its opening day Aug. 23, according to an Atlanta Journal Constitution report. Rather than a traditional ribbon-cutting, dignitari ...

Tags: Coast to Coast

08/25/14
Coast to Coast

ATLANTA College football hall picks 2 agencies The new College Football Hall of Fame selected two Atlanta-based agencies as its marketing and communications partners. Jackson Spalding will manage communications planning, media relations, event planning and digital/social media strategy. CSE wi ...

Tags: Coast to Coast

08/18/14
Coast to Coast

BALTIMORE O’s plan social media night The Baltimore Orioles are scheduled to host a promotion called Birdland Social at Oriole Park at Camden Yards on Aug. 28. A pregame party on the roof deck in center field will host 250 of the team ...

Tags: Coast to Coast

08/11/14
Coast to Coast

ABERDEEN, MD. Ripken Stadium seeks naming partner Ripken Baseball is looking for a naming-rights sponsor for Ripken Stadium, home of the Class A New York-Penn League Aberdeen IronBirds, according to a Baltimore Sun report. Bank of America was a previous naming-rights partner for the ballpark, ...

Tags: Coast to Coast

08/04/14
Coast to Coast

ARLINGTON, TEXAS Hyundai rebranding Rangers club The Texas Rangers reached a five-year sponsorship with Hyundai. The partnership through the 2018 season includes a rebranding of the former Batter’s Eye Club, the indoor seating area located beyond center field. ATLANTA Judge OKs st ...

Tags: Coast to Coast

07/28/14
Coast to Coast

ATLANTA Yellow Jackets accepting Bitcoin BitPay reached a deal with Georgia Tech that will allow for Bitcoin payments for the school’s football and basketball programs. The agreement was brokered by IMG College. BUFFALO Bills s ...

Tags: Coast to Coast

07/21/14
Coast to Coast

BUFFALO Bulls installing new turf The University at Buffalo is installing a new playing surface for the Bulls’ 2014 football and soccer seasons at UB Stadium. The new surface will be constructed by A-Turf Titan, which is headquartered in suburban Buffalo. Work began earlier this month. T ...

Tags: Coast to Coast

Video Powered By - Castfire CMS Powered By - Sitecore

Report a Bug