Wednesday, May 1, 2019
MLB Attendance In March-April Not Rebounding From 4% Drop In '18
Twelve teams "will draw fewer fans in March-April than they did in a similar period last year," with seven seeing double-digit percentage drops.
ESPN Opts For Two-Man Tessitore-McFarland Booth On "MNF"
Booger McFarland moves to the booth after being a field-level analyst for most of the '18 NFL season.
Justin Gimelstob Resigns From ATP BOD Amid Mounting Pressure
Andy Murray, Stan Wawrinka have spoken out against Gimelstob staying on the board after his Halloween night arrest.
NBA First Round Ends Down, But Conference Semis Start Strong
First-round viewership was down 18% across all TV partners from last year's postseason.
Longtime Angels Exec Tim Mead Named Baseball HOF President
Mead was first approached during Spring Training about the job, but it took a call from the Hall's Jane Forbes Clark to convince him.
Red Sox Talking About Bowl Game At Fenway, But No Deal Yet
Fenway would be the third MLB ballpark to host a bowl game, joining Yankee Stadium (Pinstripe Bowl) and Chase Field (Cheez-It Bowl).
Turtle Power: Twins Capitalizing On Willians Astudillo's Popularity
The Twins have promoted Astudillo during the season by handing out turtle masks to fans seated behind home plate.