NASCAR Hires Brent Dewar As COO Why Was Bears-Eagles Flexed To NBC? John Skipper Sits For Q&A CSN Chicago President Jim Corno Dies Minding My Business With Lon Rosen Executive Transactions Names In The News Marvin Miller Again Falls Short of HOF Vote USA Hockey Extends Ogrean's Contract Espinoza Excelling As Head Of Showtime Sports
NAMES IN THE NEWS
Published June 9, 1995
49ers Owner EDWARD DEBARTOLO has formed a new company called DeBartolo Entertainment that will develop properties that will combine gaming, hotel and retail operations in CA, FL, LA, PA, OH and OK (S.F. CHRONICLE, 6/9)....Orioles Owner PETER ANGELOS is profiled in the current issue of THE SPORTING NEWS. Steve Marantz documents "the Algeresque rise of Angelos from son of a Greek immigrant steelworker-cum-tavern owner to multimillionaire nemesis of BUD SELIG" (THE SPORTING NEWS, 6/12)....Dodgers Catcher MIKE PIAZZA was on the "Tonight Show" last night. Piazza on working with Hideo Nomo: "When I'm talking to his interpretor, he teaches me the curse words, that was the number one lesson. In a rule of baseball, you have to learn the bad words. Like last night, I went out for a meeting on the mound because he was having a little bit of trouble and I started saying a couple of the words, and he just started laughing. He gets a real kick out of it. He really loves when I attempt to speak Japanese" (NBC, 6/8).