MLB, Reader Survey 2011
Most effective MLB team owner
|Hal Steinbrenner (New York Yankees)||21.9%|
|Bill Giles/David Montgomery (Philadelphia Phillies)||14.5%|
|John Henry/Tom Werner (Boston Red Sox)||14.5%|
|Nolan Ryan (Texas Rangers)||12.8%|
Will Bud Selig sign an extension to remain MLB commissioner beyond 2012?
Will Frank McCourt own the Los Angeles Dodgers this time next year?
Note: Since the close of the Reader Survey, Los Angeles Dodgers owner Frank McCourt has agreed to a court-supervised sale of the franchise.
Most troubled MLB franchise
|Los Angeles Dodgers||63.0%|
|New York Mets||15.0%|
|Tampa Bay Rays||11.9%|
Least effective MLB team owner
|Frank McCourt (Los Angeles Dodgers)||32.5%|
|Fred Wilpon (New York Mets)||9.8%|
|Peter Angelos (Baltimore Orioles)||9.3%|
|Bob Nutting (Pittsburgh Pirates)||6.5%|
MLB team that has shown the most innovation in its business practices
|Boston Red Sox||14.6%|
|New York Yankees||13.3%|
|San Francisco Giants||10.1%|
Sponsor that does the best job activating around MLB
|Bank of America||8.5%|