Baseball

MLB baseball team Chicago Cubs have signed a sponsorship agreement with the Anheuser-Busch brewery.

The Dominican Republic Ministry of Tourism (MITUR) has agreed a sponsorship deal with the New York Yankees for the 2013 season, signing on as an official travel destination of the MLB baseball franchise.

Major League Baseball team the Texas Rangers has agreed a five-year extension of its partnership with ice cream manufacturer Blue Bell Creameries, from 2014 to 2018.

PepsiCo-owned brand Lipton Iced Tea has signed a deal to become the official iced tea of Major League Baseball.

Supermarket chain H-E-B has extended its partnership with NBA basketball franchise the San Antonio Spurs.

Car maker Chevrolet has signed up as the title sponsor of Major League Baseball’s Home Run Derby event on July 15 in New York.

Owners of the Los Angles Dodgers MLB team, Guggenheim Baseball Management, are being forced to rework their local rights deal with Time Warner Cable, according to the New York Post.

MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL (MLB), the North American baseball league, is looking to sign at least one more central sponsor in 2013, following its deal with mobile network operator T-Mobile in January