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Published May 11, 1998
WAYNE KNIGHT, who plays Newman on "Seinfeld," will throw out the first pitch at Yankee Stadium on Wednesday, the night before NBC's "Seinfeld" finale (N.Y. POST, 5/10). ...Patriots VP/Player Personnel BOBBY GRIER, Northeastern Univ. Center for Study of Sport Founder RICHARD LAPCHICK and Celtics Exec VP/Corporate Development M.L. CARR were honored by the Organization for a New Equality for "their commitment to helping minorities and women excel economically off the playing field" (BOSTON HERALD, 5/10)....Kentucky Derby- winning jockey KENT DESORMEAUX has retained LARRY FELDMAN as his agent. Feldman has been D. WAYNE LUKAS' agent since '96, and will seek endorsements and speaking engagements for Desormeaux (Mult., 5/8)....ALAN EAGLESON was charged with misconduct in jail, after signing a sports calendar for another prisoner, despite being warned earlier not to sign autographs (GLOBE & MAIL, 5/11)....Patriots DE WILLIE MCGINEST has started an entertainment company, 55 Entertainment, that promoted a show last Thursday at the Wonderland Ballroom in Boston (BOSTON GLOBE, 5/10).