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MLB To Begin Official Minor League Baseball Changes With Appalachian League At Worst Possible Time

18 hours ago   |   Forbes

Minor League Baseball will reportedly not return to the Appalachian League next season, the first step Major League Baseball is taking as it plans to contract roughly a quarter...
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Contenders Say Champion Of Compacted MLB Season Will Be Legit

2 days ago   |   Forbes

Managers and players from teams who have qualified for Major League Baseball's postseason say the winner of the World Series should be considered a worthy champion despite the...
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TBS, MLB Reach New 2022-28 TV Rights Extension Reportedly Worth $3.75B

2 days ago   |   Forbes

Major League Baseball continues to see the value of their media rights increase as Turner Sports and the league have reached an extension that will see an increase of 65%...
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Turner Sports expands its deal with Major League Baseball through 2028

2 days ago   |   Fortune   |   3 articles

Turner Sports will continue broadcasting Major League Baseball after agreeing to an extension of rights through the 2028 season. The seven-year agreement will take effect in...
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ESPN Rolls Out MLB ‘Fall Frenzy' Ad Campaign For The 16 Team MLB Wild Card Series

2 days ago   |   Forbes

ESPN is rolling out a multi-platform ad campaign called "Fall Frenzy" to accompany the 7 of the 8 series the new Wild Card Series format that MLB and the players agreed to as...
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Michael Conforto's Mets future may hinge on Steve Cohen

Michael Conforto's Mets future may hinge on Steve Cohen

3 days ago   |   New York Post

Michael Conforto will wait to hear the prospective new owner's plan before counting his money. Steve Cohen's “to do” list this offseason, should he receive the needed 23 votes...
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Luke Voit Hitting Bombs, But He's Not A Yankee Millionaire Just Yet

3 days ago   |   Forbes

Luke Voit, who has hit an MLB-best 21 homers for The Bronx Bombers this season, has earned just $972,095 over parts of three seasons with the Yankees, according to Spotrac...
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MLB Should Consider Making Some 2020 Season Rule Changes Permanent

4 days ago   |   Forbes

Major League Baseball introduced new rules for the shortened 2020 season. The changes helped improve the pace of play and have increased action in games.
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MLB Free Agent Stock Watch: Who Made and Lost the Most Money in 2020 Season?

4 days ago   |   Bleacher Report

The 2020 season has been strange for a lot of reasons, including the truncated schedule and the ongoing reality of the COVID-19 pandemic. Soon, we'll add the expanded 16-team...
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Why Major League Baseball is using Google's newest hybrid cloud product Anthos at its stadiums to update scoreboards, calculate batting averages, analyze snack sales, and more in real-time

Why Major League Baseball is using Google's newest hybrid cloud product Anthos at its stadiums to update scoreboards, calculate batting averages, analyze snack sales, and more in real-time

11 days ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Major League Baseball may have shortened its season this year, but it still managed to make some serious technology updates. Since opening day this year...
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The UK pledged more than $700 million to ensure a COVID-19 vaccine is...

The UK pledged more than $700 million to ensure a COVID-19 vaccine is distributed fairly across the world

Summary List Placement British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said the UK would pledge £571 million to ensure the COVID-19 vaccine would get distributed to the world's poorest... Read more ...

Amy Coney Barrett's expected nomination means a more conservative Supreme...

Amy Coney Barrett's expected nomination means a more conservative Supreme Court is primed to weaken or nix Roe v. Wade. Here are 18 abortion cases in the pipeline to the high court

Summary List Placement Roe v. Wade could soon be history. Much of it anyway, as Republicans eye the real possibility of a 6-3 conservative majority Supreme Court that could... Read more ...

First-term Rep. Josh Harder looks to defend his seat in California's 10th...

First-term Rep. Josh Harder looks to defend his seat in California's 10th Congressional District

Summary List Placement First-term Rep. Josh Harder looks to defend his seat against Republican Ted Howze in California's 10th Congressional District. The candidates Harder, the... Read more ...

Millions of poor Americans could get left out of Trump's legally dubious...

Millions of poor Americans could get left out of Trump's legally dubious plan to send $200 drug discount cards to Medicare beneficiaries

Summary List Placement President Donald Trump vowed on Thursday to send $200 drug discount cards to 33 million Medicare beneficiaries in a legally dubious gambit aimed at... Read more ...

FBI arrests two ISIS sympathizers for plotting ‘Netflix worthy' attacks on...

FBI arrests two ISIS sympathizers for plotting ‘Netflix worthy' attacks on Trump Tower & Wall Street

The FBI arrested and charged two Americans for plotting “Netflix worthy” terrorist attacks on high-profile targets like Trump Tower and the New York Stock Exchange in the hopes... Read more ...

Alphabet has settled a shareholder lawsuit over sexual harassment cases, and...

Alphabet has settled a shareholder lawsuit over sexual harassment cases, and will spend $310 million on diversity efforts over the next decade

Summary List Placement Alphabet has settled a shareholder lawsuit that accused the company of mishandling sexual harassment claims. As per details shared by one of the... Read more ...

Pritzker administration warns of 20% income tax hike if graduated tax...

Pritzker administration warns of 20% income tax hike if graduated tax amendment doesn't pass

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. - State Republicans and Democrats are attacking each other over the graduated-rate tax amendment. Gov. JB Pritzker's officer said Thursday if voters don't... Read more ...

Trump's chief of staff goes after the FBI director for not echoing the...

Trump's chief of staff goes after the FBI director for not echoing the president's baseless claims on voter fraud

Summary List Placement White House chief of staff Mark Meadows on Friday attacked FBI Director Christopher Wray over his testimony to senators the day prior that threw cold... Read more ...

Apple is temporarily scrapping its controversial 30% App Store fee for...

Apple is temporarily scrapping its controversial 30% App Store fee for Facebook's new online events feature

Summary List Placement Little more than a month after Facebook called out Apple for collecting its App Store fee on a new feature aimed at helping small businesses, the iPhone... Read more ...

Currency markets are overestimating the risk of a delayed US election...

Currency markets are overestimating the risk of a delayed US election result, Goldman Sachs says

Summary List Placement Markets are overpricing the risks of a delayed election result, Goldman Sachs said in a note Thursday. Analysts Michael Cahill and Alec Phillips, said... Read more ...