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  • World Series tickets for $12? ... Yes, in 1963 Wednesday, 23 Oct 2013 | 11:49 AM ET
    St. Louis Cardinal Carlos Beltran wears the World Series logo on his cap during baseball practice on Sunday  in St. Louis.

    The Boston Red Sox and St. Louis Cardinals square off Wednesday in the 2013 World Series. What a difference 50 years makes.

  • Nike's latest wearable technology: FuelBand SE Wednesday, 16 Oct 2013 | 10:10 AM ET
    Nike+ Fuelband SE

    The world's biggest sporting goods maker has unveiled the latest iteration of its FuelBand fitness tracker.

  • These stocks are ready for a World Cup bounce Wednesday, 16 Oct 2013 | 2:32 AM ET

    English soccer fans were booking their flights to Rio de Janeiro Tuesday evening after a shaky qualifying round finally ended with the national team qualifying for next year's Brazilian World Cup.

  • US pro teams give 'Away Game' a whole new meaning Wednesday, 9 Oct 2013 | 12:18 PM ET
    The Minnesota Vikings run on to the field before their game in September against the Pittsburgh Steelers in London.

    More games overseas by the major U.S. sports are part of a growing effort to reach wider audiences.

  • 'Moneyball' lessons pay off for the playoffs Tuesday, 8 Oct 2013 | 10:02 AM ET
    Brad Pitt in the film Moneyball.

    For the most part, the size of a player's salary, or a team's payroll, didn't have a lot to do with a baseball team's entry into this postseason.

  • CNBC's Dominic Chu reports that some teams haven taken lessons from "Moneyball." Two of this year's playoff teams had among the lowest salary totals in the majors.

  • National Hockey League looks ready for a breakout Tuesday, 1 Oct 2013 | 7:27 AM ET

    As the hockey season begins, analysts say the NHL may never be in a better place as a sport.

  • The $51,500 watch designed by... LeBron James? Monday, 30 Sep 2013 | 8:30 AM ET
    Lebron James visits the Audemars Piguet factory in Switzerland where he helped design a limited edition watch called the Royal Oak Offshore Chronograph.

    "King James" teamed up with Swiss watchmaker Audemars Piguet. The watch comes with an 18-karat pink gold case and black ceramic and diamond set push pieces.

  • $10 billion sport in bitter drug-testing fight Thursday, 5 Sep 2013 | 7:00 AM ET

    The two sides were trading blame, rather than blood vials, over hGH. The banned substance is far harder to detect than steroids.

  • Can $ take you from worst to first?     Friday, 30 Aug 2013 | 1:48 PM ET

    CNBC's Jane Wells is at Dodger Stadium with Stan Kasten, LA Dodgers CEO and part-owner. Kasten discusses ways the stadium has improved, as well as ticket sales. "Our support from our fans has been fantastic," he says. MLB footage used with permission of MLB Advanced Media, L.P. All rights reserved. Visit MLB.com.

  • NL Pennant for sale?     Friday, 30 Aug 2013 | 11:57 AM ET

    The LA Dodgers have the highest payroll in the league, but will that bring the team from worst to first? CNBC's Jane Well has the details on the legendary team live from Dodgers stadium.(MLB footage used with permission of MLB Advanced Media. All rights reserved. Visit MLB.com.)

  • Champions League soccer success ‘critical’ Friday, 30 Aug 2013 | 10:16 AM ET

    But there is more at stake in the Champions League than a shiny trophy. The tournament is critical for a club's financial success and poor performance could have a big impact on a team's economic health, according to analysts.

  • MLB: Pirates on the prowl     Friday, 16 Aug 2013 | 10:50 AM ET

    The Pittsburgh Pirates sit at 71-49 in the NL central division and have one of the best records in the majors. Robert Nutting, Pittsburgh Pirates chairman & majority owner, discusses what's driving his team's success.

  • Sports, crime and money: Pro athletes gone wrong Friday, 9 Aug 2013 | 7:00 AM ET
    New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez being led out of his home in handcuffs.

    The pace of athletes making the police blotter seems to have sped up dangerously this year.

  • Alex Rodriguez suspended for 211 games     Monday, 5 Aug 2013 | 7:25 PM ET

    A-Rod, along with 12 other Major League Baseball players faced suspensions today, and Time Warner Cable and CBS are still battling it out. CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis reports on tonight's headlines.

  • A-Rod suspended for 211 regular season games Monday, 5 Aug 2013 | 6:31 PM ET
    Alex Rodriguez #13 of the New York Yankees stands on third base during a rehab game for the Trenton Thunder against the Reading Fightin Phils at Arm & Hammer Park on August 3, 2013 in Trenton, New Jersey.

    Alex Rodriguez was suspended through 2014 and All-Stars Nelson Cruz, Jhonny Peralta and Everth Cabrera were banned 50 games apiece Monday when Major League Baseball disciplined 13 players in a drug case.

  • A-Rod suspended for 211 games     Monday, 5 Aug 2013 | 4:36 PM ET

    Among 12 other MLB players suspended, Alex Rodriguez plans to make his season debut tonight despite his 2013 and 2014 sentence. Awaiting A-Rod's meet with the media, Chris Boden, CSN Chicago White Sox reporter, reports how the 3rd baseman's appeal could play out.

  • Highest-paid players in major American team sports Monday, 5 Aug 2013 | 3:59 PM ET
    Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez

    Few things strike a nerve with fans and the media as player salaries do. Who are this year's highest-paid players in each US team sport? Click ahead to find out.

  • 13 Major League Baseball players have been suspended including Yankee, Alex Rodriguez. CNBC's Mary Thompson reports A-Rod's suspension is for the remainder of the 2013 season as well as the whole 2014 season.

  • MLB suspends more than a dozen players     Monday, 5 Aug 2013 | 2:30 PM ET

    According to reports, more than a dozen MLB players have been suspended from the league. Awaiting official word on New York Yankee, Alex Rodriguez, Robert Simmelkjaer, NBC Sports, breaks down what may happen if the 3rd baseman appeals.