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Volume 26 No. 227

Wednesday, July 1, 2020

Volume 26 No. 201

Canceled Season Paints Grim Financial Picture For MiLB's Future

Should a large contingent of MiLB teams have to fold, it could give MLB the "minor-league contraction it has sought since last fall."

NBA Paying More Than $150M For Disney World Bubble

Adam Silver acknowledged paying that much for a controlled campus "is not a sustainable model over the long term."

TNT's Marv Albert Won't Be On Site For NBA's Orlando Return

Albert initially planned to participate on-site, but that "was dampened with the recent surge" of coronavirus cases in Florida.

Padres Exec Chair Details Bleak Financial Impacts Of Pandemic Crisis

Ron Fowler noted the Padres' ownership group is "looking to make a significant capital contribution" by putting "more money into the team."

NWSL Commissioner Baird Bullish On League's Restart, TV Numbers

Baird attributed the strong TV viewership to “creating a product that fans wanted to watch” and then promoting it alongside broadcast partners CBS and Twitch.

San Diego State Could Start $310M Stadium Construction Next Month

SDSU AD John David Wicker said that SDCCU Stadium "will be dismantled virtually as soon as the 2021 college football season concludes."

MLB Still Hopes To Hold Field Of Dreams Game This Summer

It is likely the “teams involved will be different," as the Yankees and White Sox -- the announced participants -- aren't scheduled to play each other.