Found January 23, 2013 on isportsweb.com:
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Former Dodgers owner Frank McCourt may have been driven out of baseball but his dream lives on. The Dodgers new TV deal should make it easy to pay the contracts of Clayton Kershaw (left) and Matt Kemp. McCourt had always wanted to take a page from Yankees owner George Steinbrenner’s playbook and start the Dodgers own network. In 1999, Steinbrenner created the YES network and made it the exclusive home of local Yankee broadcasts. McCourt’s dream may have become reality without him. Tuesday, the Dodgers announced they are awarding their valuable television rights to Time Warner cable. Beginning with the 2014 season, the Dodgers will most likely have a network solely devoted to themselves. The deal reportedly may add as much as $8 billion dollars to the Dodgers bank account over the next couple of decades. The Dodgers are expected to release an official statement before the end of the week. This may be bad news for many Dodgers fans, if the deal follows the same path as the deal Time W...
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  • What happend to the good old days when you antenna would recieve a local team while even playing at home. No today you got Satelite TV & you pay to recieve the reception of a show but, the sad thing is that you're paying OUTRAGEOUS PRICES & still, there are commerials that the Satelite Companies recieve money from also, where does the BUCK STOP !!!
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