Respect. That’s what Derek Jeter of the New York Yankees is about.
21st Century Fox on Friday announced it would take a controlling stake in YES Network, upping its of Yankees Entertainment and Sports (YES) Network, raising its ownership position in the RSN to 80 percent.
It may be one of the hoariest clichés associated with a sport that’s already lousy with them, but it’s hard to find fault in the old saw that hope springs eternal during Major League Baseball’s spring training. For players and fans, it’s a time of promise—and for regional sports networks, it’s time to rake in some serious dough.
The Los Angeles Dodgers and Fox Sports on Tuesday night settled their legal dispute, clearing the way for the sale of the Major League Baseball franchise.