Friday, April 16, 2021

From 47% to 12% WOW!!!

Poll: MLB Falls To Lower Approval Ratings Than Football [Ace] — Ace Open Blog

Baseball had gained in popularity due to the contrast with the absurd and selfish posturings of overpaid children in the NFL and NBA.

New data from Morning Consult Brand Intelligence, which tracks consumer attitudes, indicates that MLB’s net favorability rating among Republicans plummeted from 47 percentage points in mid-March to just 12 points at the end of last week, following the league’s decision to relocate its events. Net favorability is calculated by taking the difference between the share of respondents with a positive opinion of the league and the share with a negative opinion.

MLB had the highest net favorability rating among Republicans of the four major sports leagues prior to the All-Star Game decision, but last week dropped below that of both the NHL and NFL