Epstein's Deal With Cubs Serves As Benchmark Dolphins' Color Rush Uniforms Mocked Cubs Sign Theo Epstein To Five-Year Extension Cherington, Epstein Get Credit For Red Sox Bucks President Apologizes To Milwaukee For Comments Trail Blazers' Allen Discusses Team Spending, CBA Indians Seeing Uptick In '17 Ticket Sales Brewers Look To Invest Back In Team Franchise Notes Marlins Mourn Fernandez In Return To Diamond
Published February 27, 1998
HOCKEY: The HOCKEY NEWS named the IHL Chicago Wolves' logo as the No. 1 logo in minor league pro hockey. Rounding out the top five: No. 2, AHL Albany River Rats; No. 3, IHL Manitoba Moose; No. 4, AHL Rochester Americans; and No. 5, ECHL Johnstown Chiefs (HOCKEY NEWS, 2/27 issue). NOTES: After missing two deadlines, Marlins President Don Smiley informed Owner Wayne Huizenga that he expects to meet the $150M asking price for the team. Smiley "confirmed Huizenga is under the impression the deal will get done" (MIAMI HERALD, 2/27)....The Brewers are on pace to surpass a club record for season-tickets sales, set in the '93 season with 8,994. Brewers VP/Ticket Sales Bob Voight said that the club's move to the NL "has been a much-needed shot in the arm" (MILWAUKEE JOURNAL-SENTINEL, 2/26).