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No relief for Dodgers fans as FCC puts reviews of mergers on hold

No relief for Dodgers fans as FCC puts reviews of mergers on hold

Baseball fans looking for a resolution in the long-running battle over distribution of a TV channel featuring the Los Angeles Dodgers will have to wait even longer. On Friday, the Federal Communications Commission said it was putting on hold its review of two media mergers — Comcast's proposed takeover of Time Warner Cable and AT&T's planned acquisition of DirecTV. The federal agency said it needed time for a separate legal skirmish to play out in the courts. The news was another strikeout for thousands of long-suffering Dodgers fans who had hoped the mergers would be completed in time for the start of the new Major League Baseball season next month. But that...

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