December 5, 2013

Final Roar for the BCS in wake of Auburn’s Win

Chris Davis runs back the game winning Touchdown

(From the New York Times, December 1, 2013)  The 2013 Bowl Championship Series (BCS) title game seemed relatively set until Saturday.  In stunning fashion, the number one ranked Alabama Crimson Tide were upset on the road by the Auburn Tigers.  Alabama was destined for their third straight national title appearance in a row until the […]

October 3, 2013

Small Markets Find Ways to Compete

(From the New York Times, October 1, 2013) Russel Martin and Nick Swisher will both be playing in the MLB postseason.  After leaving the legendary New York Yankees in the off-season for the Pirates and Indians exclusively, the two players find themselves in the playoffs with smaller market teams, while the Yankees and their large […]

September 19, 2013

Little Wrigley, Big Screen Highlight Cubs’ Pitch to Sponsors

Famous Wrigley Field

                    (From Sports Business Journal, September, Volume 16) The Chicago Cubs have developed a new marketing center in Chicago.  The Cubs call the $1.1 million center their presentation room.  It spans two rooms on the ground floor of an old concessions storage warehouse.  The center is located […]