Time again for the next edition of the Sports Media Weekly Podcast.
Ken Fang at Fang’s Bites and I use the first part of the program to talk about MLB Network’s coup in securing the first interview with Mark McGwire after his admission that he used performance enhancing drugs during his playing career.
We also spend some time talking about how CBS may be willing to drop the price of a 3o second advertisement for the Super Bowl. We also touch upon expanded offerings for tennis (Tennis Channel) and soccer (Fox Soccer Channel) fans.
Our guest this week is Trenni Kusnierek of the MLB Network. During our interview we talk to Trenni about her career which has taken her from a station in Eau Claire, WI to the MLB Network. We also ask how she feels about traveling so much during the MLB season, what she can learn from her famous MLB Network colleagues, and what she sees as her role at MLB network in 2010…