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The (Walking) Death of Sports on Earth

Last month, in a story that was poorly reported to the then-staff of the site Sports on Earth, to say nothing of the general public, it snuck out that, in some order, USA Today had pulled out of its partnership with MLB that supported the site and ninety-five percent of the site’s staff had been let go. 488 more words


ICYMI: Padres Social Hour, 8/20/14

Prior to the start of yesterday’s series opener with the Dodgers, Jesse Agler caught up with former Padre Kurt Bevacqua. Will Leitch of SportsonEarth.com┬ácalled into the show to discuss the new MLB Commissioner and much more. 11 more words


Tony Stewart and Our Need to Know (via Sports On Earth)

We have become a culture that is obsessed with knowing. Our age, with the technology we have at our disposal, is supposed to be different than the ones that came before.

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Media Mix: A Rough Day for Sports on Earth

Yesterday was a bad day for Sports on Earth, USA Today and MLB Advanced Media’s highbrow sports blog. Rumors began swirling, following the announcement that… 298 more words

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