Monthly Archives: October 2015

Could DraftKings ‘Fantasy Golf’ Get Major League Baseball Executives Into … – Forbes

Forbes Could DraftKings 'Fantasy Golf' Get Major League Baseball Executives Into …Forbes(Disclosure: The author consults for a fantasy sports provider that is in current litigation against DraftKings). Overall, things could not be better for Major League Baseball. Revenues are soaring,

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Major League Baseball’s pace of play not ideal for the casual fan – The Denver Post

Billings Gazette Major League Baseball's pace of play not ideal for the casual fanThe Denver PostKANSAS CITY, MO – OCTOBER 27: Eric Hosmer #35, Mike Moustakas #8 and Jarrod Dyson #1 of the Kansas City Royals celebrate the Royals 5-4

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MLB to run Stand Up To Cancer spot in Game 3, starring survivor Rizzo – CBSSports.com

CBSSports.com MLB to run Stand Up To Cancer spot in Game 3, starring survivor RizzoCBSSports.com"It is so special to be involved in such an inspiring campaign with Stand Up To Cancer and MLB," Rizzo, the first baseman for the Cubs,

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Conforto’s ‘surreal’ Major League Baseball experience – Redmond Reporter

Conforto's 'surreal' Major League Baseball experienceRedmond ReporterHe is just the third person in baseball history to make an appearance in the World Series trio. As a youngster, he competed in the Little League World Series with his Redmond North team,

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Major League Baseball’s Diversity Problem, by the numbers – Mother Jones

Mother Jones Major League Baseball's Diversity Problem, by the numbersMother JonesEarlier this month, the Seattle Mariners fired their manager, Lloyd McClendon, the only African-American skipper in Major League Baseball. Now, for the first time since 1987, there isn't a single

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Raul A. Mondesi becomes the first player to make his major league debut in the … – NBCSports.com

NBCSports.com Raul A. Mondesi becomes the first player to make his major league debut in the …NBCSports.comRoyals infielder Raul Adalberto Mondesi pinch-hit for reliever Danny Duffy in the top of the fifth inning against Mets starter Noah Syndergaard. In doing

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With Managers, Major League Baseball Is Forward in Thinking but Backward in Hiring – New York Times

New York Times With Managers, Major League Baseball Is Forward in Thinking but Backward in HiringNew York TimesSo Lloyd McClendon went tumbling out the door and Major League Baseball's 30 teams were left with a single minority manager, Fredi Gonzalez

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Sporting News names Alex Anthopoulos MLB Executive of Year – SportingNews.com

SportingNews.com Sporting News names Alex Anthopoulos MLB Executive of YearSportingNews.comBlue Jays general manager Alex Anthopoulos is Sporting News' 2015 Major League Baseball Executive of the Year, as selected by a panel of 47 major league executives. Voting for the honor,

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Minor league baseball team gets mascots: Chompers, Chew Chew – Billings Gazette

Billings Gazette Minor league baseball team gets mascots: Chompers, Chew ChewBillings GazetteThe Hartford Yard Goats Baseball Club introduces their two mascots, Chompers and Chew Chew, at an event at Capital Preparatory Magnet School in Hartford, Conn., Friday, Oct. 30, 2015.

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Major League Baseball Embraces Its "Potential" In New, Moving Stand Up To … – PR Newswire (press release)

Major League Baseball Embraces Its "Potential" In New, Moving Stand Up To …PR Newswire (press release)LOS ANGELES, Oct. 29, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C) is set to debut a new PSA campaign, titled "Potential," in collaboration with

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