I was thinking about doing a live chat of the Yankees-Sox game on Sunday night. If I do, I had better not ask readers to Google anything for me:
For the first time, Major League Baseball’s season opener will be
televised live in China, broadcast by five outlets reaching nearly 300
million viewers, MLB announced Friday. The All-Star Game, postseason
games and “This Week in Baseball” also will be broadcast in China this
year as part of baseball’s partnerships with 90 international
It’s a shame that 300 million new viewers’ first exposure to major league baseball will be a turgid, 3.5 hour stare-and-slugfest, but it’s better than nothing.