Archive for July, 2006

Phillies event benefits Tabernacle camp

Monday, July 31st, 2006

Phillies event benefits Tabernacle campCourier-Post – Each packed box or bag was filled with memorabilia, autographed items and a few personal touches from the player. Special items, including Mystery Balls, baseballs autographed by members of the 2006 Phillies, were also part of the event Antics of zealous fan have Uecker crying foul Milwaukee Journal Sentinel […]

There’s no side stepping Neshek

Monday, July 31st, 2006

There’s no side stepping NeshekGrand Forks Herald – Fans have read about reclining chairs on team flights, how major-league baseballs feel, and the thrill of meeting Twins announcer John Gordon and pitching legend-turned-commentator Jack Morris. And they know that anyone seeking Neshek’s autograph is Glove holds key to Encarnacion’s playing timeDayton Daily News – That’s […]

40-year connection with city coming to a painful end

Monday, July 31st, 2006

40-year connection with city coming to a painful endWinnipeg Free Press (subscription), Canada – Jul 26, 2006… on an annual budget of $40,000, adding insurance premiums for the $4-million collection would add another $25,000 and building new display cases would cost … Drive-through stores continue to growMonitor, TX – Jul 21, 2006… A one-way driveway cuts in from a […]

Rowe: Parity new buzzword in baseball (Springfield News Sun)

Monday, July 31st, 2006

Rowe: Parity new buzzword in baseball (Springfield News Sun) Parity Pete Rozelle would have loved the current state of Major League Baseball. The late NFL commissioner was always trying to lead the NFL out of the days of dynasties and into more of a free trade market so that cities with teams who rarely contended […]

Record Holder in 100 Meters Failed a Drug Test (New York Times)

Monday, July 31st, 2006

Record Holder in 100 Meters Failed a Drug Test (New York Times) Find breaking news & sports news on the NFL, the NBA, the NCAA, the NHL, baseball, golf, tennis, soccer, the World Series, Super Bowl, the Olympics and more. NBC hopes NFL deal lights way to ratings revival (Chicago Tribune) More than once in […]

Baseball Stamps To Make Debut At Dodger Stadium 

Sunday, July 30th, 2006

Baseball Stamps To Make Debut At Dodger Stadium Four baseball legends will be introduced at Dodger Stadium Sunday – in postage form. Aldo Notari, World Baseball Official, Dies at 74 Aldo Notari was the president of the International Baseball Federation since 1993. Baseball treats hit calorie intake out of the park Medical science has not yet found a […]

Youth baseball clinic stresses athletic, academic skills (Whittier Daily news)

Sunday, July 30th, 2006

Youth baseball clinic stresses athletic, academic skills (Whittier Daily news) WHITTIER – Jesse Carmona recalls his disappointment last summer after hearing news that former NFL running back Lawrence Phillips was in trouble.

SPORTS SLATE (The Pueblo Chieftain)

Sunday, July 30th, 2006

SPORTS SLATE (The Pueblo Chieftain) TODAY Baseball: San Diego at Colorado, 1:05 p.m.; Colorado Springs at Memphis, 1:10 p.m. NFL football: Denver Broncos training camp, Dove Valley Golf: Colorado Open, Denver (last of four days) Motorsports: Drag racing, Pueblo Motorsports Park (second of two days) MONDAY Baseball: Milwaukee at Colorado, Wyche coaching these days at […]

KBCA All-Star Game baseball teams

Sunday, July 30th, 2006

KBCA All-Star Game baseball teamsTopeka Capital Journal (subscription), KS – 11 hours agoNorth — Seth Burris, Labette County; Jordan Hammond, Wichita Northwest; TJ Harvey, Wichita Northwest; Adam Holthaus, Topeka Seaman; Nathan Locke, Trego … In this unmarked grave lies a legendNorthJersey.com, NJ – 3 hours ago… East Ridgelawn Cemetery. Grant, who died in 1937, was regarded as one of […]

Baseball, San Francisco at Pittsburgh — 6:40 p.m. WMAJ 1450 (Centre Daily Times)

Sunday, July 30th, 2006

Baseball, San Francisco at Pittsburgh — 6:40 p.m. WMAJ 1450 (Centre Daily Times) Minor League Baseball, Auburn at State College — 6:50 p.m. WWWZ 95.3 July 29 1751 — The first International World Title Prize Fight takes place in Harlston, Norfolk, England. The champion, Jack Slack of England, beats the challenger, M. Petit of France, […]