ESPN To Pay $5.6B For Baseball Broadcast Rights
The contract, running from 2014 to 2021, expands ESPN's baseball coverage on television, radio and the Internet in exchange for a 100 percent increase in fees over their current rights deal. The Associated Press reported that the deal will increase the annual fee from $350 million to $700 million per year.
“It’s a great property,” ESPN President John Skipper said...
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