Thinking outside box slows pace of MLB games
The Tribune-Review used ... sports. Many of the game-prolonging issues are complicated. What perhaps is reversible is to get batters to stop thinking — and fidgeting — outside the box. Giddy-up Every Friday morning, Selig receives a phone call he ...
How MLB could be causing the sports financing bubble
MLB ... average pay-TV service rate nationally has increased by 6% per year since 2011 even as the number of pay-TV subscribers has started to decline. Many of the contracts, including the Dodgers agreement, are structured to have lower payments to sports ...
How much it will cost to attend a MLB game
A family of four can expect to pay about $212 on average to take in a Major League Baseball game. But costs vary dramatically by ... and some have changed since the season began. Many factors affect prices, including fan loyalty and success on the field.
10 Struggling MLB Starters Still in Danger of Losing Jobs Post-Deadline
From Dan Haren to Ryan Howard, there are plenty of MLB ... average. Swisher been useless against left-handed pitching, as he's swinging at a .160 clip. At the very least, sitting Swisher against lefties seems like a no-brainer. No player in all of baseball ...
Give a Little Love to the Braves over the Padres in Game 1
The Padres rank dead last in all of baseball scoring just 3.15 runs per game, more than half a run lower than the next team, and their .620 team OPS is well off the MLB average(.705). It's the second get-together of the season for the clubs, the first ...