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    2018 MLB Spring Training Week 3 TV Schedule

    After a little more than two weeks (thru Mar. 11) into spring training, the Houston Astros lead the Grapefruit League (Florida) with an 12-5 record while the Chicago Cubs (11-4) are tops in the Cactus League (Arizona). The top five hitters so far this spring are: Jose Pirela (San Diego, Left Fielder) 13 hits-27 at […]

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    2018 MLB Spring Training Week 2 TV Schedule

    After a little more than a week (thru Mar. 4) into spring training, the New York Yankees lead the Grapefruit League (Florida) with an 8-2 record while four teams share leadership in the Cactus League (Arizona): Kansas City Royals (6-2), Chicago Cubs (6-2), Milwaukee Brewers (7-3) and Cleveland Indians (7-3). The top five hitters so […]

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    How NHRA Drag Racing Has Thrived with Fox Sports and What’s Ahead for the Sport in 2018

    Originally posted at Awful Announcing Since Fox Sports’ acquisition of NHRA drag racing in 2016, the sport has experienced a rise in viewership from the years of its previous broadcast partner ESPN. They averaged at least 600,000 total viewers for each of the past two years — up double-digit percentages from 2015. With a new […]

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    Jamie Horowitz Ousted from Fox Sports

    Fox Sports released a statement on Monday, July 3 that its president of national networks and head of programming, marketing and scheduling, Jamie Horowitz, will be relieved of his duties effective immediately. Fox Sports CEO Eric Shanks will serve as Horowitz’s interim replacement. Fox Sports indicated that its employees “should act with respect and adhere […]

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    TV Tidbits: Alex Rodriguez Joins Fox Sports, Bill Webb Dies at 66

       Alex Rodriguez Gets Expanded Role at Fox Sports The 14-time All-Star who received positive reviews for his studio gigs during Fox Sports’ coverage of the 2015 and 2016 MLB postseasons will remain with Fox under a new multi-year deal. Rodriguez continues his studio analyst role but will also serve as a game analyst for […]

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