Erik Bacharach

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Rockies dive into mile-high heritage for City Connect uniforms

Daily / Friday, May 27, 2022
With a design that is reminiscent of the Colorado license plate, the Rockies on Friday became the fourth MLB club this season and 11th overall to unveil their Nike City Connect uniforms. The Rockies looked to “honor the beauty and spirit of The Centennial State” with a...

MLB.TV off to record-setting start this season

Closing Bell / Wednesday, May 18, 2022
MLB.TV has set several records for streaming through the early part of the ‘22 season. Fans have watched more than 2.8 billion minutes of live games on MLB.TV, the most-watched 40-day period in the history of the platform. Total games watched are up 9% compared to the same period...

2022 Sports Business Awards

Weekly / Monday, May 16, 2022
Learn more about the 96 nominees for Sports Business Awards in 15 categories, in addition to Sports Business Journal’s 2022 recipient of the Celebration of Service Award, America SCORES. The winners will be revealed during an awards presentation on May 18 at the New York Marriott Marquis, representing...

Celebration of Service: America SCORES

Weekly / Monday, May 16, 2022
Growing up in Harlem, Chris Lantigua remembers falling in with the wrong crowd, struggling with his schoolwork and having to repeat the third grade. “I was a good kid. I was just allowing others to influence me down the wrong path,” said Lantigua, 29. “I...

D-backs sign sponsorship deal with Casino Arizona

Closing Bell / Friday, May 13, 2022
The D-backs and Casino Arizona announced a new sponsorship on Friday that designates the casino and its sister property, Talking Stick Resort, as the ”Official Casino and Resort Partner” of the club. The agreement includes signage at Chase Field and VIP experiences for casino and resort guests. Deal talks...

Braves formally open Digital Truist Park as MLB takes notes

Daily / Friday, May 13, 2022
The Braves launched Digital Truist Park on Thursday, a photo-realistic digital twin of the team’s stadium that is powered by Epic Games’ Unreal Engine technology. A few hundred people, mostly fans, joined the platform for Thursday night’s opening event. The Braves, who have not finalized plans for...