Yankees Spend Big On Jacoby Ellsbury Bills' Brandon Discusses Future Of Toronto Series Five Former Chiefs Sue Team Over Concussions Indians To Close Three Team Shops Luukko Resigns From Comcast-Spectacor Rays Introducing Paperless Flex Pass Chargers Face Second-Straight Blackout Q&A With Sporting KC CEO Robb Heineman Kiss Using Its Brand To Boost AFL Franchise MLB Franchise Notes
Published April 28, 1998
In K.C., prospective owners "are supposed to submit their initial bids today for the Royals" (K.C. STAR, 4/28)....The Red Sox, "joining an industry trend," have placed signage on the padding behind home plate, a house ad promoting a number to call for tickets (BOSTON GLOBE, 4/28). ...In K.C., Jeffrey Flanagan writes that a source said IHL Blades Owner Dan DeVos and the Blades "could be looking to boost their image in the city by asking" George Brett to become a partial owner of the team (K.C. STAR, 4/28)....In Philadelphia, columnist Bill Lyon calls on the 76ers to re- sign President Pat Croce: "Under Croce's stewardship, the Sixers have recaptured fan interest. It would be foolhardy not to retain him" (PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER, 4/28).