FACEBOOK LIVE GIVES MLB FANS ‘AUTHENTIC’ PERSPECTIVE

One day after the National Football League announced it is exploring Facebook’s new live-streaming, Major League Baseball told Digiday that they are also experimenting with the service during spring training games this month.

THE DARK SIDE OF SPORTS REPORTING

Sports journalism is not glamorous work. In fact, the hours are long, the pay is, well, meh, and the food often falls short of FDA nutritional health standards. Now that we have the fun stuff out of the way, let’s share the dark side of sports journalism: for every pat on the back there are a dozen overzealous, uninformed sports fans sucker-punching the profession.