Dellin Betances’s arbitration defeat represents a loss for advanced statistics in the salary arbitration process.… Read More Yankees-Betances Clash Highlights Arbitration’s Flaws in Efficiently Compensating Players
“Labor peace” is a fragile concept. While the MLB’s owners and players have agreed to and subsequently ratified a new five-year Collective Bargaining Agreement effective through 2021, the league’s latest iteration of the CBA more closely resembles a temporary cease fire with a major showdown likely waiting at its expiration.… Read More New MLB CBA Limits Team Building Flexibility as Owners Seize Greater Share of League Revenues
The opportunity cost of losing access to amateur talent may significantly depress a free agent’s value.… Read More What is the Value of a Qualifying Offer?
Examining whether third parties violate athlete and celebrity rights of publicity in the creation of emojis in their likenesses.… Read More The Right of Publicity in Emojis: Not Such a “Clown Question, Bro”