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Published July 11, 1995
Indians DENNIS MARTINEZ is profiled in the N.Y. TIMES as a "possible future President" of Nicaragua (N.Y. TIMES, 7/11)....Yankees Owner GEORGE STEINBRENNER was selected by FL Agriculture Commissioner Bob Crawford to head the Florida State Fair Authority (TAMPA TRIBUNE, 7/11)....DAVID LETTERMAN's Bangladeshi pals MUJIBUR and SIRAJUL are in the Dallas area to cover the All-Star Game for the "Late Show." (DALLAS MORNING NEWS, 7/10)....AD AGE's "On A Roll" profiles MLB Project Manager GAIL HUNTER. Hunter's tip for event marketing: "Completely immerse yourself in the community where your event is held." Pet Peeve: People who assume they're like the NFL Experience (AD AGE, 7/10). TOP TEN REASONS BORIS BECKER DIDN'T WIN WIMBLEDON: 10) Thought it was French Open where they just surrender the championship to you; 9) Who can concentrate when you're standing opposite hunky Pete Sampras? 8) Didn't want to spoil the cool "Three-Pete" headlines; 7) Shouldn't have trained with that "Dorf on Tennis" video; 6) Was just giving her a ride to the corner for God's sake (that's a Hugh Grant excuse); 5) Had the feeling Dick Enberg was undressing him with his eyes; 4) Prince Charles' ears kept blocking the sun; 3) Hard to concentrate with Marv Albert shouting "Yes"; 2) Distracted by Fergie making out with ball boy in royal box; 1) Three words: Grass stained balls! ("Late Night," CBS, 7/10).