Facebook MLB Play Proves Market Still Game for Sports

Last Updated : Wednesday, Jan 16, 2019

Major League Baseball's deal with Facebook (FB) to stream 25 weekday afternoon games this season amounts to a home run for the social network in what has increasingly is a sports content race.MLB's decision to play ball with Facebook for a reported $30 million to $35 million is significant because it marks the first time a U.S. sports league has granted exclusive rights to Facebook and its 1.4 billion daily active users.

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