Tag: mlb

Jul 14 2022

New York Yankees Starts Paying Employees In Bitcoin

Jul 14 2022 Published at Bitcoin Magazine under tags  baseball business mlb news new york

The New York Yankees will leverage Bitcoin fintech NYDIG’s platform to allow its employees to convert part of their salary into bitcoin.The New York Yankees MLB team has partnered with NYDIG to enable its employees to be paid in bitcoin.NYDIG offers a benefits plan which allows employees to choose any portion of their salary to be converted into BTC with no...

Feb 10 2022

Terra Secures Sports Sponsorship Deal With MLB’s Washington Nationals

Feb 10 2022 Published at Bitcoinist.com under tags  altcoin news baseball mlb sports terra

In what can likely be labeled as the first DAO vote on a sports sponsorship deal in history, Terra has formally announced their new sports sponsorship deal with Major League Baseball's Washington Nationals. While the MLB deals with an ongoing lockout, Terra has solidified their first-ever sports engagement, marking a major milestone for the growing blockchain. According to the formal DAO proposal to...

Aug 06 2021

NFL Set to Embrace Blockchain

The sporting world and cryptocurrency industry continue to grow closer as more sports organizations are exploring ways to adopt blockchain, and crypto- related products. The National Football League (NFL) - according to its recent job posting - has revealed its interest in exploring blockchain technology. The NFL - via its official website - posted a job opening for the role of a director of...

Jul 18 2021

Jun 04 2021

International Olympics Committee Dabbles Into Sports NFT Looking At Strong Demand

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) is looking ahead to launch its own Sports NFTs thereby capitalizing on the massive growth of the non-fungible tokens (NFTs) market. As per the latest...

Jun 01 2021

MLB Expands NFTs, Partners With Start-Up Candy Digital

Make way, Topps MLB? Not quite, but baseball's biggest league is expanding it's NFT offering. The MLB announced a partnership with powerhouse NFT start- up Candy Digital. Candy Digital is led by Fanatics' Michael Rubin, serial entrepreneur Gary Vaynerchuk, and Galaxy Digital...

Apr 28 2021

Reviewing Topps MLB’s First Swing At NFTs

Apr 28 2021 Published at Bitcoinist.com under tags  altcoins bitcoin mlb nfts topps

We’re one week following the introductory release of Topps MLB NFTs, so let’s take a quick look at how things played out for Topps new venture into digital cards with the Series 1 MLB release, and how things are looking for the broader collectable NFT marketplace. NFTs: By The Numbers Over 1.3 million NFTs in nearly 80K packs...

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