Monday, August 19, 2019
Manfred: MLB Games In Different Places Help Drive Interest
Cubs-Pirates was just the third Little League Classic, but Rob Manfred already sees the game as a "regular part of our summer schedule."
ACC Network Set For Thursday Launch After Decade Of Prep
Carriage issues have followed ACC Network, but one conference AD notes the channel is in "way more homes than the Pac-12 Network has today."
Whitecaps' Lenarduzzi Out As Team President In Front-Office Restructure
The club has "started a global search for a sporting director who will lead the technical direction of the club and report directly to ownership."
Rams Latest L.A. Franchise To Make Inroads In Hawaii To Grow Fan Base
Super Bowl runner-up hopes Saturday's preseason game in Honolulu begins to "harvest a generation of fans" throughout the region.
U.S. Swimmer Simone Manuel Seeks Social Change With TYR Partnership
The Gold Medalist already "works with schools and with USA Swimming’s foundation to encourage swimming lessons among African-Americans."
Inaugural Aurora Games Held This Week, But Will Fans Turn Out?
Event will showcase women "at the top of their game" in basketball, beach volleyball, figure skating, gymnastics, ice hockey, table tennis and tennis.
White Sox-Bill Walton Offbeat TV Booth Experiment Well Received
The Basketball HOFer was the "No. 1 trending topic on Twitter" during White Sox-Angels on Friday night.