TBS Scores a Playoff Win

Umstead, R. Thomas
October 2006
Multichannel News;10/23/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 42, p11
The article reports on the deal contracted by Turner Broadcasting System to televise one of Major League Baseball's two League Championship Series in the U.S. The deal, together with the network's acquisition of the National and American League Division Series playoff contests in past of July 2006, will be providing cable three-fourths of baseball's postseason games.


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