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Frank Jobe, Pioneering Inventor Of Tommy John Surgery, Dies At 8803 / 07 / 14
DR. FRANK JOBE , who "made what many consider the most extraordinary medical advance in baseball history" in the summer of '74 with the invention of Tommy John surgery, died Thursday in Santa Monica at the age of 88, according to Valerie J. Nelson of the L.A. TIMES. Jobe "saved hundreds of pitching...
RICHARD MUGEL, an attorney with Buffalo-based Cohen Swados Wright Hanifan Bradford & Brett, has been named Associate Counsel for the Sabres (Sabres)....Spectacor Management Group named JAY COOPER Dir
WAYNE GRETZKY, along with wife JANET JONES were at the All- Star Cafe for the unveiling of Campbell''s first personalized label, bearing Gretzky''s likeness (N.Y. DAILY NEWS, 10/4)....MARK MESSIER has
ALESSANDRA DURSTINE has joined ESPN Int''l as Dir of Marketing (ESPN INT''L)....The NCAA has approved a three-year contract extension of NCAA Exec Dir CEDRIC DEMPSEY (NCAA).
THE SPORTS BUSINESS DAILY is soliciting resumes for Marketing Assistants at our new location in Norwalk, CT. Responsibilities include in-house phone sales, subscription renewals, collegiate marketing,
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MAGIC JOHNSON yesterday announced plans to open two movie theaters in Maryland in ''98 (Baltimore SUN, 10/3). Plans exist for a 16-screen, 3,500-seat Magic Johnson Theaters movie complex in downtown D
MICHAEL JORDAN was the guest on CNN''s "Larry King Live" last night. A series of clips, showing Michael Jordan off the court engaging in activities like shaving his head in the bathroom, aired and are
PGA Tour Commissioner TIM FINCHEM will get the "Good Scout Award" from the Greater New York Councils of the Boy Scouts of America on Friday (PGA Tour).....KAREEM ABDUL-JABBAR was a guest on "Good Morn
BOB THOMPSON has been named Senior VP/Rights Acquisitions & Regional Network Operations for Fox Sports Net. Thompson was Senior VP/Regional Network Operations for Liberty Sports (Fox)....The CBA has n
Ford Motor Co. and Lions Vice Chair WILLIAM CLAY FORD, JR. is profiled in NEWSWEEK. Broncos Owner PAT BOWLEN: "We''ve got a lot of prima donnas in the NFL. Bill Ford isn''t one of them" (NEWSWEEK, 10/
Bob Woolf Associates announced former Converse Chair & CEO GIB FORD has joined the company as a Senior Associate for sports management and marketing (Bob Woolf)....The Raptors have promoted JOHN LASHW