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Dodgers launching sports TV network

Updated: January 29, 2013, 4:09 PM ET
By Darren Rovell | ESPN.com

The Los Angeles Dodgers announced Monday their plans to launch a regional sports network funded almost entirely by Time Warner Cable, a scenario one baseball source says is exactly the type of deal MLB had feared: a team setting up a shell company of sorts in order to pay less in revenue sharing.

The new ownership group, which bought the team out of bankruptcy court in April 2012 for a record $2.1 billion, said it has created a company called American Media Productions that will ...

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