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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...
The Orioles are expected to hire former Tigers GM JOE KLEIN for their vacant GM position. Klein was fired by the Tigers on Friday (Baltimore SUN, 10/28)....ROLAND HEMOND, who resigned as O''s GM last
GOLFWEEK has named JEFF RUDE Sr. Editor. He was previously national golf writer for the DALLAS MORNING NEWS (GOLFWEEK)....ACEY KOHROGI has been hired by the Dodgers as Assistant to team President Pete
The SPORTING GOODS MANUFACTURERS ASSOCIATION''s Outdoor Products Council hosted a reception and exhibition Wednesday night on Capitol Hill (SGMA)....DAN MARINO, BRYAN COX and JEFF CONINE were among th
PAUL KAYAIAN has been named Dir of Sales and Marketing for NFL Properties Europe, based in London. He was Manager of International Corporate Sponsorships in New York. He will be involved in integratin
RIDDICK BOWE paid a visit to Jay Leno last night. On mismatches like the Tyson/McNeeley bout: "It''s a farce, but people will do things for money" ("Tonight Show," NBC, 10/25)....In last night''s Worl
HART HOOTON has been named New Media Manager for Sports Illustrated. He joins SI from the Corporate Marketing and Sales division of Hearst magazines (SI).
Former Colgate-Palmolive Chair & CEO DAVID FOSTER has been named the ''95 honoree of the LPGA Commissioner''s Award (LPGA)....JOHN FEINSTEIN''s new book "Winter Games" is alleged to take some "none-to
The latest issue of FORBES ranks the Top 25 paid trial lawyers based on their estimated ''94 incomes. Included: Orioles Owner PETER ANGELOS (13th, $9M) and JOSEPH COTCHETT, who represents the NFL (22n
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THOMAS CLENDENIN has been named Manager of Advertising and Promotions at ESPN. He was formerly Account Supervisor at Partners & Shevack, Inc. Also at ESPN, RON FINKELSTEIN has been named Creative Dir
Ryka has appointed DENNIS DI DOMENICIS as President. He had been VP of Asics Tiger Corp. (PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER, 10/23)....Sony Corp. has named BRUCE STEIN President and CEO of Sony Interactive Entert
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