Orioles Take Their TV Case to FCC

Umstead, R. Thomas
June 2005
Multichannel News;6/20/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 25, p16
Reports on a complaint filed by Major League Baseball's Baltimore Orioles against Comcast Corp. in the U.S. Federal Communications Commission in June 2005. Allegations of Orioles against Comcast; Information on a case filed by Comcast against Orioles in Maryland court; Statement issued by the plaintiff to refute the allegations.


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