Around the Biz 2/12/18: MLB Owners Back League’s RSN Bid, While Angels Owner Enters the Bidding Fray

Here’s a quick roundup of the big news buzzing around the sports-media industry today:

Baseball Owners Back MLB Bid to Buy Fox’s Regional Sports Networks (The New York Post)

Fox RSN Sale Grows More Confusing as Angels Owner Eyes Several Networks (Fox Business)

DAZN Hires ‘Good Morning Football’s’ Logan Swaim for MLB Show (Sporting News)

Premier League Mulls Streaming Matches (The Times)

How Sports TV Viewership Is Changing (Light Reading)

F1 Loses Middle East Broadcaster Over Piracy Issue (Motorsport)

Sources: Nielsen Narrows List of Private Equity Bidders (Reuters)

Australia’s Optus Sport Streams UEFA Football on YouTube, Twitter (Advanced Television)

Zebra Close to Extending NFL Data Deal (SportsBusiness Daily)

Watch a Mic’ed AAF Official Talk Through the Replay Process (Awful Announcing)

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