Q&A With Blackhawks Chair Rocky Wirtz Angels, Red Sox Eliminate Pension Plans AHL OKC Barons To Cease Operations MLB Franchise Notes Cavs Happy With Ticket Lottery Process Rams' Move To L.A. Unlikely For '15 Drake Continues Working On Raptors' Rebrand 49ers Cut McDonald Following Assault Probe Stars' Gaglardi Purchases Team's AHL Affiliate Franchise Notes
Published January 16, 1998
In order to boost attendance for Saturday's game against the Warriors, the 76ers will give away 5,000 Beanie Babies to children 12 and younger on a first-come, first- served basis (PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER, 1/16)....The Patriots will play the Cowboys in an exhibition game in Mexico City in late July (BOSTON GLOBE, 1/15)....In N.Y., Bill Madden reports that NYC Mayor Rudy Giuliani and Mets President Fred Wilpon have discussed plans to relocate the Mets' Pittsfield, MA, rookie-league affiliate to Coney Island. The team "would be the centerpiece of a proposed multimillion-dollar sportsplex" (N.Y. DAILY NEWS, 1/16).