| Oct 10, 2013
| 7:01 PM
The same TBS announcing team that frosted many Dodgers fans in the division series now moves on to the Dodgers-St. Louis Cardinals series. Seven games, potentially, 30 hours or more. I can almost feel my head start to pre-explode.
| Oct 9, 2013
| 2:03 PM
A&E is having a banner year. The network is inching up on a decade of consecutive growth, with popular shows like "Duck Dynasty" and "Bates Motel" giving it an extra boost. It is now among the top five networks on cable.
To celebrate, A&E is...
| Oct 12, 2013
| 3:48 PM
It should be clear to the Dodgers by now, the only way they win a game in the National League Championship Series is if their starter throws a shutout.
After Zack Greinke struck out 10 and gave up only two runs in eight innings in the opener and lost,...
| Oct 8, 2013
| 12:42 PM
You’ve pretty much ignored the incredible run the Dodgers have had this season. But now that it's playoff time and the whole town is buzzing, you feel the need to at least look like you are excited about the team and are following all the action....
| Sep 22, 2013
| 8:49 PM
HBO’s political satire “Veep” took home a good portion of the cake in the comedy genre with Julia Louis-Dreyfus winning the Emmy for lead actress in a comedy and Tony Hale going home with supporting actor in a comedy. Ultimately, though,...
| Oct 7, 2013
| 2:38 PM
TBS’ coverage of the 2013 Major League Baseball postseason is averaging a 2.3 rating through 11 telecasts, based on Nielsen fast nationals, up 5% compared with a 2.2 rating in 2012. The network’s average of 3,482,000 total viewers is up 2%...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 4:12 PM
In theory, Fox Broadcasting should have no rooting interest in the upcoming American League and National League Championship Series that will determine who goes to the World Series, which airs on the network.
But theory is not reality and Fox executives...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 10:18 AM
NBCUniversal Chief Executive Steve Burke said Comcast Corp. inherited a media company that was an industry laggard in key financial measures, particularly at the NBC broadcast network.
The NBC broadcast network earns $500 million to $1 billion less each...
| Oct 4, 2013
| 12:36 PM
A dispute between Time Warner's Turner Broadcasting unit and a small cable operator has turned particularly nasty and is shining a brighter light on how programmers package their channels for sale to distributors.
Cable One, which has 730,000...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 8:00 PM
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| Oct 5, 2013
| 7:22 PM
What's next for the TBS announcers? Will they start chanting "Beat L.A."? If TBS cameras panned the broadcast booth, would they catch the announcers doing the tomahawk chop?
Talk about Southern cooking. As far as a lot of fans are concerned, the Dodgers...