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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 Center for the Study of Sport in Society''s 11th Annual Awards Banquet is scheduled for November 8 at the Boston Park Plaza Hotel. In addition to inducting RED AUERBACH into the Sport in Society H
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Panthers President BILL TORREY will be inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame on Nov. 20 in Toronto. He will be inducted into the "Builders" section for his work with Islanders, the Golden Seals and Pa
NEAL TILES has joined ESPN as Dir/Advertising and Program Marketing. He was formerly an Account Supervisor at BBDO in New York (INSIDE MEDIA)....NFL Properties Senior Dir of Licensing JEFF SOFKA annou
DALE EARNHARDT was on the "Tonight Show" last night. Asked whether racing is scary: "It''s no more dangerous than acting. I mean, you can catch on fire doing a Pepsi commercial" (NBC, 9/11)....RED AUE
Rangers and Knicks owner ITT has given $4M to the Children''s Health Fund (N.Y. POST, 9/11)....GRANT HILL showed up at the MTV Video Awards, sans date. Cindy Adams: "No date, no entourage, no nada" (N
The Cowboys signed Deion Sanders to a seven-year, $25M contract that includes a no-trade clause and a signing bonus of almost $13M (DALLAS MORNING NEWS, 9/9). 49ers President Carmen Policy: "We reache
NLRB Chair WILLIAM GOULD attended the game Wednesday in which Cal Ripken broke Lou Gehrig''s consecutive game record. Gould on his role: "We got peace in baseball. Had that not happened, the Ripken st
MICHAEL GILBERT has resigned as Assistant Public Relations Director for the Eagles to become Dir of PR for the Devils. Also at the Devils, MIKE LEVINE was named Dir of Information and Publications....
WAYNE HUIZENGA has given the maximum legal donation of $1,000 to President BILL CLINTON''s campaign, and to the GOP campaign''s of BOB DOLE, PHIL GRAMM, LAMAR ALEXANDER and PETE WILSON (ST. PETERSBURG
It was clear that everyone was in a memorabilia-hunting mood at Baltimore''s Camden Yards last night. After ending an inning by catching a Ripken pop-up, Angels 2B Rex Hudler sprinted to the dugout an