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Dodgers can't be seen, but criticism of TV deal heard loud and clear
Dodgers can't be seen, but criticism of TV deal heard loud and clear

The Dodgers may be invisible to most of their fans, but their desperation to dodge the overwhelming criticism of their massively botched TV deal has become palpable. In the latest news, the Dodgers and partner Time Warner Cable — the new Laurel and Hardy of the local business world — are pushing for an arbitrator to intervene in the dispute with local pay-TV operators to determine a fair price for SportsNet LA. Yes, they are actually asking that DirecTV — and, by extension, the others — allow a third party to be injected into private business negotiations and decide how much everyone should pay to broadcast the Dodgers. Further, they are attempting to shame...

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