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    The Savannah Sand Gnats, Single-A affiliate of the New York Mets, have two new concessions thanks to the power of social media and CNBC.com. Stadium Style Chicken & Waffles, which garnered 27 percent of the vote in the meal category and the S'mores Panini, which took 39 percent of the vote in the dessert category.

  • Lenny Dykstra

    He's back, and he's "winning" with Charlie Sheen. Lenny Dykstra sat down with John Clark of NBC10 in Philadelphia this weekend to talk about his friend Sheen. He also talked about himself.

  • CNBC.com Best New Ballpark Food Contest Monday, 7 Mar 2011 | 1:14 PM ET

    I was playing around on Twitter on Saturday night and I asked people to come up with the next great ballpark food. The responses were so tremendous that I extended the entries until last night and decided that today, right here on this blog, I would hold a vote.

  • Now that you've voted for the best new ballpark meal - vote here for your favorite dessert.

  • Time For The NFL To Open The Books Monday, 7 Mar 2011 | 10:46 AM ET
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    I'm not sure why they've been so scared, but if the owners want to do a deal with the players, who clearly have the leverage now, they have to show them the books.

  • Poll: Who Do You Support in the NFL Dispute? Friday, 4 Mar 2011 | 4:15 PM ET

    The NFL and the player's union are locked in a battle over the collective bargaining agreement that was supposed to end Friday morning at midnight - but was extended. Issues on the table include dividing up the $9 billion in revenues, medical treatment and pensions for players, as well as number of games played.

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    Now that they're done extending the extension, it's time to talk the real issues. Because of the leverage of decertification and their advantage in front of the judge in the court they would file an antitrust lawsuit in, the players have essentially stopped the owners from being able to lock them out.

  • The World's Coolest Jobs 2011 Friday, 4 Mar 2011 | 12:25 PM ET
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    Imagine getting paid to eat ice cream all day or to figure out how to make a race car go even faster. Meet the people who get paid for this stuff and more of the world's coolest jobs!

  • Darren_Rovells_NFL_lockout_200.jpg

    The idea that the owners and the union have extended the Collective Bargaining Agreement for another day is a huge win for the NFL Players Association.

  • NFL Lockout Talks — Updates From the Scene Thursday, 3 Mar 2011 | 6:16 PM ET
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    Throughout the day, we'll be following what is scheduled to be the final day before the NFL Collective Bargaining Agreement expires.

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    I have spoken to so many football fans that have told me they would love to be a fly on the wall where the NFL negotiations are taking place. I thought that myself so I figured why not talk to someone who has participated in one of the most contentious NFL labor talks? I decided to speak with Susan Tose Spencer.

  • The Lightning Round is extended in this CNBC.com exclusive feature.

  • NFL Loses Major Leverage Issue Over Players Wednesday, 2 Mar 2011 | 9:45 AM ET
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    The NFL lost a major piece of leverage in the labor negotiations last night when federal judge David S. Doty ruled that the NFL's extensions with its television partners, that included payments made even during a work stoppage, were not negotiated in good faith.

  • Autograph King Signs Newton, Ingram and Fairley Tuesday, 1 Mar 2011 | 3:52 PM ET
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    For 15 years, Gary Takahashi has made some of the most bold calls in the sports autograph world. From his office in Kaneohe, Hawaii, he determines whose John Hancock he can sell at a premium price and offers guaranteed cash, sometimes in the seven-figure range. The players that Takahashi’s company, GT Sports Marketing, does deals with are usually the most marketable guys in the draft. So who did he sign to exclusive deals this year? Well, they all played their ball in Alabama.

  • Hot dogs topped with chocolate chips (top), okra, cole slaw and spicy mustard (middle) and peanut butter and jelly (bottom).

    Jason Kerton has made a living disrupting "normal" at the ballpark. In Charleston, he devised the “Homewrecker,” a half-pound, foot-long hot dog with 22 optional toppings. Now the food and beverage director of the Akron Aeros, the Double-A affiliate of the Cleveland Indians, he’s upping the ante.

  • A Dream Job for Sports Fans Tuesday, 1 Mar 2011 | 10:18 AM ET
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    Hey, there sports fans! If you think you’ve got some golden pipes, here’s a dream job for you!

  • Carmelo Anthony Jerseys Sold Out For The Next Month Monday, 28 Feb 2011 | 5:16 PM ET

    If you want a replica Carmelo Anthony Knicks jersey, you might have some trouble finding it over the next couple days. That’s because supply, in most New York area stores, has been depleted. Sources tell CNBC that Adidas shipped some 17,000 Carmelo Anthony jerseys to retailers in the 72 hours after Anthony was traded from the Denver Nuggets last week and that another 50,000 jerseys are scheduled to be on the shelves over the next 30 days.

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    I love innovative, smart marketing. So when I saw that Jack from Jack In The Box showed up at the Lakers game with his son on Friday, I smiled. Keep in mind, the fact that Jack In The Box is an official sponsor and provides free tacos if the team scores more than 100 points is key to pulling something like this off.

  • Andre Agassi Talks Tennis, Real Estate & Charity Monday, 28 Feb 2011 | 3:10 PM ET
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    Tonight, Andre Agassi will take on Pete Sampras as part of the BNP Paribas Showdown, a one-night tennis event at Madison Square Garden. The event, which also features a match between greats John McEnroe and Ivan Lendl, is expected to be a sellout. We sat down with Agassi to talk about a variety of topics.

  • Dodgers in the throwback jerseys

    Has the divorce of owners Frank and Jamie McCourt finally driven the team out of town? Are they heading east because of California's $26 billion deficit and a sports scene dominated by "The Black Mamba"?

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