Baseball HOF Expects Large Crowd L.A. Country Club Hosting '23 U.S. Open USSA Signs Deal With Lagunitas To Replace A-B Players' Awards Fails To Draw Star Attendees Venue For Cotto-Alvarez Still Undecided First NBPA Awards Deemed A Success Organizers Make Canadian Open More Canadian Alabama PGA Tour Event Deemed Successful UFC Eyes AT&T Stadium For UFC 194 NBC Sports' NASCAR Coverage Still Garnering Praise
EVENT & ATTRACTION NOTES
Published September 17, 1998
A record 103,500 fans turned out for the NASCAR Exide 400 Sunday in Richmond, VA. Another record 58,000 also attended the Busch Series race the night before (RICHMOND TIMES-DISPATCH, 9/14)....An announced crowd of 14,600 for Sunday's final round of the Joe Morgan Celebrity Golf Classic in Sacramento, CA, brought total attendance for the first-year event to 41,800 (SACRAMENTO BEE, 9/14)....The seventh annual baseball Players Choice Awards will be held October 30 at Disney's Wide World of Sports. For the first time, the event will have five days of related activities, all open to the public (ORLANDO SENTINEL, 9/17).