Friday, November 1, 2019
Game 7 Helps Nats-Astros Avoid All-Time Low World Series Audience
Wednesday's series finale drew 23.0 million viewers on Fox, giving the net an easy primetime win, but well below any prior Game 7.
Nats' Commitment To Landing Stars, And Paying Them, Leads To Title
While praised for his reliance on traditional scouting, Mike Rizzo "struck a balance, incorporating analytics into his decision-making."
Breeders' Cup Enters Race Weekend Under Immense Scrutiny
Santa Anita has endured 36 horse fatalities since Dec. 30 of last year, including "six during this abbreviated six-week meeting which ends Sunday."
Tennis Player Amanda Anisimova Reaches Huge Deal With Nike
Nike clearly sees the 18-year-old American as the "fresh face of their next marketing push" inside the tennis world.
Warriors Dismiss Idea Of Tanking After Curry's Broken Hand
Team co-Owners Joe Lacob and Peter Guber are "living a real-time nightmare" as the team's on-court fortunes are falling during Chase Center's first season.
On The Ropes: Canelo, De La Hoya At Odds Ahead Of Kovalev Fight
Golden Boy's deal with DAZN stipulates Canelo Alvarez must fight Gennady Golovkin, but Alvarez "doesn't have any such language in his own DAZN contract."
Former ESPN Anchor Michael Smith Reflects On "SC6" Experiment
Smith said the December '17 departure of ESPN President John Skipper took away the biggest supporter of the "SC6" format.