MLB.tv’s blackout restrictions could be over in 2015

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At Forbes, Maury Brown writes that MLB Advanced Media could relax blackout restrictions for games streamed to computers and mobile devices as early as 2015. “Everyone’s trying to solve it,” MLBAM CEO Bob Bowman said. Brown adds that the blackout restrictions are the number one subject in customer complaints.

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Alex Bregman shaved his mustache off in the middle of Sunday’s game

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Astros third baseman Alex Bregman apparently wasn’t happy with his mustache on Sunday afternoon as he shaved it off in between innings during his team’s contest against the Royals. Bregman walked and later scored in the Astros’ eight-run second inning, but when he took his next plate appearance in the fourth inning, he was clean-shaven.

Sometimes you just need to switch things up. 🤷‍♂️🤷‍♀️

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Bregman made a throwing error in the seventh and finished 0-for-4 with the walk on the afternoon. The Astros won 11-3.

Bregman isn’t the only player to make headlines for his facial hair recently. Nationals outfielder Bryce Harper recently shaved his signature beard. The Yankees approve of what both players have done.