News Corp Buys Into The YES Network, As The RSN Bubble Grows Closer To…

What was rumored last week has been officially announced: News Corporation will purchase 49 percent of the YES Network, and become the single biggest shareholder in the single most lucrative regional sports network in the country. » 11/20/12 2:50pm 11/20/12 2:50pm

Joey Votto's New Contract Is Like A Mortgage-Backed Security

Reds first baseman Joey Votto officially signed a big contract extension today. A big, honking deal: 10 years, $225 million, on top of the two years and $26 million the Reds already promised him for 2012 and 2013. There's an option year for 2024. » 4/04/12 4:00pm 4/04/12 4:00pm

No One's Going To Baseball Games, But Here's Why MLB Isn't Concerned

Baseball Prospectus's Neil DeMause noticed recently, as had we and others, that something weird is going on with baseball attendance this season. » 4/22/11 1:20pm 4/22/11 1:20pm