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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...
TIM GULLIKSON, a former Top-10 tennis player, who most recently coached PETE SAMPRAS, died Friday after a 17-month battle with brain cancer (ATP)....Fort Worth''s KXAS-TV reports MICHAEL IRVIN bought
JAY BASTIAN is the new VP/Business Development and NATALIE SELLERS has been named Corporate Development Marketing Coordinator for Arnold Palmer Golf Management Co.; Former LPGA Commissioner CHARLES ME
In an interview with ESPN''s Sal Paolantonio, Reds Owner MARGE SCHOTT reprised comments she made in ''92 regarding Adolph Hitler''s reign in Germany. Schott, following questions on why she keeps a swa
KEVIN O''CONNOR is the new Dir of Marketing for the Hopman Tennis program at Saddlebrook Resort in Tampa, FL (Saddlebrook Resort)....RONALD STRATTEN has been named NCAA Group Exec Dir for Education Se
DARRYL STRAWBERRY is expected to sign a minor league contract with MIKE VEECK''S Northern League St. Paul Saints Friday ("SportsCenter," ESPN, 5/2)....Sioux Falls Skyforce Exec VP/GM TOMMY SMITH was n
LARRY AIELLO, JR., VP and Controller of Corning, Inc., has been elected Chair of Watkins Glen Int''l (NASCAR NEWS, 4/24)....KECIA TILLMAN is the new Trade Show Manager for the NAPBL''s Promotion Corp.
Georgetown guard ALLEN IVERSON has declared himself eligible for the NBA Draft. Iverson cited family needs. Iverson signed with DAVID FALK, eliminating the possibility of regaining his amateur status
Indians OF ALBERT BELLE is the focus of this week''s SI cover story. SI''s Michael Bamberger examines Belle through the eyes of teammates, coaches (past and present), family and friends, with a focus
Int''l Sports and Entertainment Strategies (ISES) announced the opening of its Sydney office and the appointment of two "Olympic marketing specialists" to begin its Australia business. SAMUAL STRANG,
In a Ft. Lauderdale, FL court room Tuesday, Seahawks WR BRIAN BLADES changed his "not guilty" plea to "no contest" in the manslaughter case involving the death of his cousin CHARLES ("SportsCenter," E