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Disney “In Conversations” About NFL Sunday Ticket As ESPN Inks New Rights Deals

The Walt Disney Co. is continuing to make deals to benefit ESPN, even as it becomes increasingly agnostic as to where consumers watch their live sports. During the company’s quarterly…

Tommy Lasorda, Lovable Leader of the Dodgers, Dies at 93

Tommy Lasorda, the boisterous master motivator who “bled Dodger Blue” during his seven decades with the club as a player, scout, coach, manager and ambassador in Brooklyn and Los Angeles, has died…

Sandi Scully, Wife of Dodgers Legend Vin Scully, Dies at 76

Sandi Scully, the wife of beloved Los Angeles Dodgers' Hall of Fame broadcaster Vin Scully, died Sunday evening at Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center after a battle with ALS, the team announced. She…

Vin Scully to Narrate 2020 World Series Documentary (Exclusive)

Dodger fans who longed to hear Vin Scully call the team's first World Series championship since 1988 are in luck. The legendary broadcaster, who retired in 2016, will narrate Major League Baseball's…

David Letterman Takes Shot at Dodgers’ Justin Turner Over Post-Game COVID Controversy

Major League Baseball on Wednesday said it was opening an investigation into the third baseman's actions.

Dodgers’ Justin Turner Lambasted for Celebrating Among Team Post Positive COVID Test

MLB insider Ken Rosenthal was particularly hard on Turner, calling his actions "most disturbing." 

LAPD Makes Several Arrests After Dodgers Celebrations Turn Into Property Damage, Looting

The unruliness hearkened back to the recent Lakers championship, after which 76 people were arrested and more than 30 buildings were damaged. 

LA Dodgers Win First World Series Title Since 1988

The Los Angeles Dodgers win first World Series since 1988, beating Tampa Bay Rays in Game 6 to end pandemic-shortened season.

Behind the Slump in TV Sports Ratings

A crowded menu, cord cutting and other factors have driven individual sports' TV numbers down, even as overall viewing is fairly stable.

MLB, Turner Sports Extend TV Rights Deal Through 2028

The deal will expand the number of games televised by Turner Sports and increase the availability of highlights and other content on its digital platforms, including Bleacher Report.

Dodger Stadium Vote Center Planned for Presidential Election

Dodger Stadium will serve as a vote center for the presidential election in November, making the Dodgers the first Major League Baseball team to make their venue available for voting.

Fox Corp. Quarterly Earnings, Revenue Fall Amid Pandemic

Fox Corp. on Wednesday reported a fall in quarterly earnings and overall revenues, as the owner of Fox News Channel and Fox Entertainment recorded lower advertising revenue amid the coronavirus…