Padres online, soccer in spotlight, Feinstein on blog
Sports Business Journal reports the Padres and Cox Communications soon will follow the Yankees and Cablevision in offering in-market live streaming of games. The Mets? They're working on it, but nothing close, apparently.
I confess to missing the U.S.-Brazil game in the Confederations Cup final - I was at Northport High School watching my niece graduate at the time - but the highlights were enough. Wow. American soccer, on the verge! Speaking of soccer, the Red Bulls' new stadium in Harrison, N.J., is almost completed and will make it much easier to take that franchise (and league) seriously. That, and having them win the occasional game.
Paul Maguire will have a reduced role on ESPN this autumn.
Even John Feinstein has a blog now!