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Yankees, StubHub Partnership in Danger of Dissolving?

Yankees, StubHub Partnership in Danger of Dissolving?

The New York Yankees and online ticket e-commerce site StubHub are in a disagreement over the prices of unwanted tickets, according to the New York Post.  Ticket prices for an upcoming game are as low as $3 on StubHub, and for the same ticket, fans would pay $15.20 at Yankees.com or the stadium box [Full Story…]

Nine Baseball Nuts to “Hibernate” in MLB’s Fan Cave in NY for All 2,430 Games

Nine Baseball Nuts to "Hibernate" in MLB's Fan Cave in NY for All 2,430 Games

For a second year, nine baseball fanatics have been chosen to enter NY's Major League Baseball fan cave, located in East Village.  The participants, who will write, blog, tweet and sometimes meet with big league ball players,  will watch every game this baseball season. Of the original 22,000 [Full Story…]

CBS Sports Boosts its Fantasy League with Apps

CBS Sports Boosts its Fantasy League with Apps

CBS Sports is partnering with Major League Baseball and Bloomberg LP to create apps for fantasy sports. It's opening up its site to other smaller developers to build products. The site will offer free and paid apps, with CBSSports.com keeping 30 percent of the paid app sales. "The target audience [Full Story…]

MLB Partners with Yahoo! Sports for MLB.com Full Count

MLB Partners with Yahoo! Sports for MLB.com Full Count

MLB Advanced Media announced a partnership with Yahoo! Sports to launch MLB.com Full Count. The online video offering will let viewers follow the MLB games in real time for the rest of the season. One of the key features of Full Count is its ability to  pause the live action or retrieve content from [Full Story…]

Wave of HD Content at MLB Network Facility

Wave of HD Content at MLB Network Facility

The MLB Network facility in Secaucus, NJ is dealing with a wave of HD content, enough to require up to 12,000 LTO-4 tapes, a Broadcast Engineering article said. The network is managing the job using a file based workflow system and technology from Grass Valley, Apple, Front Porch and Omneon. The [Full Story…]

Time Warner Cable Gets Access to Online Yankees Games

Time Warner Cable Gets Access to Online Yankees Games

Towards the end of last year's baseball season, Yankees fans in the New York area were given access to watch the live, streaming video of the games online, as local cable carriers signed with Yankees' YES Network and Major League Baseball Advanced to offer this for the first time.  Now [Full Story…]

NJ Authorities Go High Tech to Nab Cyber Criminals

NJ Authorities Go High Tech to Nab Cyber Criminals

The U.S. Attorney's Office and the FBI in Newark, NJ are now keeping tabs on the online trends of commerce and culture to combat criminal activity which has moved "into the mainstream of criminal actvity,": Reading corporate balance sheets and tracking IP addresses to track four men [Full Story…]

MLB Announces Numbers for Online Streaming Service

MLB Announces Numbers for Online Streaming Service

Earlier in the summer, Major League Baseball launched a new service that live streams New York Yankees baseball games online in cooperation with YES, the Yankees cable network.  The service was made available to NY area cable subscribers midway through the baseball season through a deal with [Full Story…]

Cablevision to Offer Live Online Yankees Games

Cablevision to Offer Live Online Yankees Games

Recently, it was reported that Cablevision had agreed to a streaming rights package allowing live, online airing of Yankees games with the cooperation of Major League Baseball. Today the deal became official as Cabelvision released pricing plans for its subscribers.Starting July 8, Yankees fans with [Full Story…]

Cablevision Cuts Online Video Deal with Yankees

Cablevision Cuts Online Video Deal with Yankees

As part of its latest renewal with The New York Yankees' Yes Network channel, Cablevision has agreed to a streaming rights package that could allow live, online streaming of Yankees games with the cooperation of Major League Baseball. Though terms still have to be worked out on which and how New [Full Story…]

Major League Baseball Considers Remaining in Secaucus

Major League Baseball Considers Remaining in Secaucus

Due to difficulties securing financing for a planned 21-story glass skyscraper on 125 Street and Park Avenue in Harlem, developer Vornado has asked anchor tenant Major League Baseball (MLB) to "take additional space and pay $2 million a year more in rent", triggering MLB to consider [Full Story…]