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ESPN's dropping of 'Baseball Tonight' most nights is a loss for independent sports journalism

ESPN's dropping of 'Baseball Tonight' most nights is a loss for independent sports journalism

The headline news, and deservedly so: Massive layoffs at ESPN, cost-cutting that cost the jobs of dozens of high-profile reporters and personalities.

Beneath the headline: ESPN is dropping “Baseball Tonight” except for Sundays and special events and adding MLB Network’s “Intentional Talk” to its daily ESPN2 lineup.

It’s another slippery step toward the loss of independent sports journalism: A league that ESPN ostensibly covers is now...

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