NBC Sports Group Completes Deal To Hire Writer Joe Posnanski
NBC Sports Group has completed its deal to hire writer Joe Posnanski as a national columnist for NBCSports.com and contributor to the NBC Sports Group's other platforms. Posnanski, most recently with the MLBAM/USA Today Sports Media Group joint venture Sports On Earth, will write three long-form stories per week on NBCSports.com, including a Friday column entitled "The Big Read." He will also contribute to NBC's other various sports sites, including its baseball blog Hardball Talk and the network's TV, radio and regional assets. His first column debuts today and is about Yankees 3B Alex Rodriguez.