U.S. Cellular Field To Host Rare Music Festival Brickyard 400 Continues Attendance Slide MSU, PSU To Play Basketball In The Palestra Brickyard 400 Tix Sale Spike With Gordon Large Crowd Expected In Cooperstown X Games Heading To Minneapolis In '17-18 Big 12 Title Game To Be Played On Neutral Site Jerry Jones Promotes Alvarez-Smith Fight Alvarez To Fight Smith At AT&T Stadium MLB All-Star FanFest Attendance Down 5%
SBD/Issue 150/Events & Attractions
MLB Announces Promos, Events Around All-Star Game In St. Louis
Published April 23, 2009
HIP HIP, JORGE: Yankees C Jorge Posada, his wife and People magazine Managing Editor Larry Hackett appeared on NBC’s “Today” this morning to promote the “All-Stars Among Us” campaign. Hackett said, “You’re taking two great American traditions -- People magazine and obviously (MLB) and the All-Star Game -- and we decided what a great way to have folks vote on who they think are the great heroes in their neighborhood.” Posada's son suffers from craniosynostosis, and Posada said he created his self-named foundation charity the fight the condition. Posada: “We have helped a lot of kids with the same condition” (“Today,” NBC, 4/23).