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MLB playoffs from a TV Networks perspective

When the playoffs began, there was a chance that the championship series would have involved teams from [Note: TV market size in square brackets]

It turned out that the cities actually involved are

Snicker. I imagine the executives at Fox are not the happiest people in the world right now. Since they still plan to inflict Joe Buck and Tim McCarver on a helpless baseball public, I’m glad they’re suffering.

(Note that I’m carefully not gloating about the Yankees loss last night. I know that pain. I’m glad the Yankees are gone, but I know how much it hurts to see a team you live and die for over the long months of a baseball season fall apart in a short series.)

(Although I must say that I will never — NEVER — forgive Johnny Damon.)

By Ken Kousen

I am a Java Champion and the author of the books "Kotlin Cookbook", (O'Reilly Media), "Modern Java Recipes" (O'Reilly Media), "Gradle Recipes for Android" (O'Reilly Media), and "Making Java Groovy" (Manning), as well as over a dozen video courses at Safari Books Online. I'm a regular member of the No Fluff, Just Stuff conference tour and have given talks all over the world. Through my company, Kousen IT, Inc, I've taught training courses to and worked with thousands of developers.

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