STO will always be "for sale," because it's a dumb business move to buy.
There's maybe three potential buyers.
Fox Ohio--just to shut them down
Root Sports/DirecTV just to add more to the portfolio
Some silly, stupid, rich idiot that wants to lose a lot of money.
STO, due to partnering with Time Warner, has very low subscriber rates--a huge detractor to any potential buyer. Their ad rates are low, viewership stinks...sure they're up by 35%, but 35% from near nothing. Their product offering is of low quality. Their broadcast product for Indians coverage looks like it's from 1992. Their programming outside of Indians coverage is filler at best. They're locked into production studios at WKYC, which experts claim is one of the worst in all of major league baseball.
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