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SportBusiness: Royals Strike Renewal of Local Rights Deal with Sinclair

August 25, 2020

O’Melveny represented Major League Baseball’s Kansas City Royals in a multiyear deal that renewed their local rights agreement with Fox Sports Kansas City, owned by Sinclair Broadcast Group. SportsBusiness reported the contract will keep the Kansas City Royals on the regional sports network, where it has been exclusively since 2008 and overall since 2000.

The O’Melveny team that represented The Royals included Sports Industry Group co-chair Irwin Raij, partner Robert Blashek, and associate Rob Catmull.

SportsBusiness subscribers can read the full article here.