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NBA team looks to cater to big business

Apr 21, 2011
The Sacramento Kings aren't turning a profit, and its owners are looking towards moving the team south to appeal to a bigger Fortune 500 market.
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MLB takes over Los Angeles Dodgers

Apr 21, 2011
Major League Baseball has moved to seize control of the Dodgers from owner Frank McCourt -- a rare move that could have a high price.
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Baseball pitching robot is not ready for the big leagues

Apr 21, 2011
Meet PhillieBot, the one-armed, three-wheeled robot that threw out the first pitch of the Brewers-Phillies game yesterday as part of Science Day ...
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Using Wall Street strategies in baseball

Mar 31, 2011
Author Jonah Keri talks about how the Tampa Bay Rays used a Wall Street approach in baseball, and ended up winning.
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NFL lockout could shackle DirecTV's profits

Mar 21, 2011
With a court date looming between NFL players and owners, DirecTV is an anxious bystander because of its exclusive "NFL Sunday Ticket" package.
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March Madness online helps CBS turn profit on tourney

Mar 17, 2011
CBS expected to lose $200 million a year on the NCAA basketball tournament. But a deal to extend coverage to cable TV and a move to stream all games online have helped the network turn a profit.
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NBA drives the paint in Europe

Mar 4, 2011
The National Basketball Association wants to create a new team in Europe. This weekend's games will show off the league's global reach.
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NFL union may punt to avoid a lockout

Mar 3, 2011
The football players' union may dissolve itself to put owners at risk of anti-trust suits.
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Race in major league baseball

Mar 1, 2011
Author and history professor Rob Ruck talks about how race plays a big part of the business of major league baseball.
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Raceball: How the Major Leagues Colonized the Black and Latin Game

Mar 1, 2011
Title: Raceball: How the Major Leagues Colonized the Black and Latin Game Author: Rob Ruck Publisher: Beacon Press Type: Non Fiction Released...
Posted In: Books, Raceball: How the Major Leagues Colonized the Black and Latin Game, Rob Ruck, Sports

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