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1876 Founding Documents and Original Constitution of Major League Baseball Go Up for Auction May 24

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In the wake of its record-breaking $3.26 million sale last April of the 1857 “Laws of Base Ball” documents, SCP Auctions now unveils the recently discovered and never-before-offered 1876 “Founding Documents and Original Constitution of Major League Baseball,” a hand-written, 74-page sports artifact of unprecedented historical significance. “This, the founding ...

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MLBPA Launches Infield Chatter Mobile App From Honeycommb

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The Major League Baseball Players Association (MLBPA) today announced that it will make the bridge from players to fans even shorter to cross, by debuting the new Infield Chatter mobile social community. The first-of-its-kind platform seeks to become the dedicated mobile destination for players and their passionate fans, with more ...

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Sports Video Innovator Hires Streaming Industry Veteran Knowlton

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BlueFrame Technology, a digital video solutions provider, has added Chris Knowlton to its staff as Partner and Chief Strategy Officer to assist the company in continuing its rapid growth in the live streaming industry. Knowlton said, “It’s an honor to be selected as the new Partner and Chief Strategy Officer. ...

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GolfStatus App Update Offers Fresh Interface Design & New Features For Golfers & Courses

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GolfStatus announces an update, including a redesign and rebranding of its mobile golf app. The new interface focuses on providing the most straightforward, practical on-course user experience possible with a sleek, easy-to-read black and white color scheme and intuitive design. The rollout is the first of many, as the Nebraska-based ...

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Sinclair, Silver Chalice And 120 Sports Merge Rights And Platforms Raising Intrigue With A New Broadcast Offering

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While digital content and access remains quite the buzz, a new combination of traditional linear access combined with a robust digital sports rightsholder propped up late Thursday. Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc., which includes The Tennis Channel and the former American Sports Network, Silver Chalice and 120 Sports announced plans to ...

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Nielsen Launches National Out-of-Home Reporting Service with ESPN as First Client

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Today, Nielsen announced the commercial availability of its National Out-of-Home Reporting Service and that ESPN has subscribed to be the first client. This opt-in service will provide ESPN and other television networks that subscribe with program and commercial ratings for Live through Live + 7 days of time-shifted viewing. In ...

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L.A. Rams Subject of Season 2 Of Amazon’s ‘All or Nothing’

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Amazon has announced it has greenlit season two of the Emmy-nominated All or Nothing, an Amazon Original Series produced by NFL Films. This season of All or Nothing will give Amazon Prime members access to an NFL season unlike any that’s been captured on screen. Customers will get to see ...

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Glu Launches MLB Tap Sports Baseball 2017 Featuring NL MVP Kris Bryant

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Glu Mobile Inc. (NASDAQ: GLUU), a leading global developer and publisher of free-to-play mobile games, today announced the availability of MLB Tap Sports Baseball 2017 on the App Store and Google Play. In partnership with MLB, the Major League Baseball Players Association, the Major League Baseball Players Alumni Association and ...

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IIHF Women’s World Championship Starts Friday; Streaming on NHL.com

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The 2017 IIHF Women’s World Championship begins Friday (March 31) at USA Hockey Arena in the Detroit suburb of Plymouth, Michigan, with athletes from the top eight nations in the world competing for the gold medal. Tickets to all games in the tournament, which is being staged in the U.S. ...

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Appel Spins Another Gem With ‘Stengel’

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When Charles Dillon “Casey” Stengel was inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame in 1966, author Marty Appel surmises, he likely “played with or against or managed more” fellow Hall of Famers than any of the then-100+ enshrinees. Having been born before Babe Ruth, started his playing career in ...

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