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Selig, Steinbrenner Express Support For MLB's Replay System

04 / 15 / 14

MLB Commissioner Bud Selig and several club owners today expressed support for the league's newly expanded instant replay system despite several high-profile issues in recent days and open questioning by some managers, including the Red Sox' John Farrell . Speaking at the MLB Diversity Business S...

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03/21/97
ROAD TO THE FINAL FOUR: IT WON'T BE ALL-NIKE AT INDY

Today, THE SPORTS BUSINESS DAILY lists the remaining teams in the NCAA Men''s Tournament with each institution''s shoe affiliations. Schools are listed in seed order. EAST REGION SOUTHEAST REGION Nort

Tags: Converse, NBA, NCAA, Nike, Reebok, Washington Nationals

03/21/97
SI MAKES SWIMSUIT ISSUE OPTIONAL FOR SUBSCRIBERS

Sports Illustrated this week published a notice for the first time offering subscribers the option of not receiving the magazine''s annual swimsuit issue, according to an AP report in the BOSTON GLOBE

Tags: Sports Illustrated, Media, Time Warner

03/21/97
NAMES IN THE NEWS

IHL Aeros Owner CHUCK WATSON donated $100,000 for the City of Houston''s drive to be the site of a future Olympic Games (HOUSTON CHRONICLE, 3/21)....Skating coach CARLO FASSI died Thursday of an appar

Tags: People and Pop Culture

03/21/97
STOPPAGE OF WORK ON TAMPA STADIUM WOULD PROVE COSTLY

In Tampa, government leaders "have worried for weeks" that they can''t afford to keep construction at the new football stadium going past next month, and if work has to stop, the Tampa Sports Authorit

Tags: Facilities, Tampa Bay Buccaneers

03/21/97
BENGALS ON THE ATTACK TO COMPLETE SEAT SALES

In a meeting this week, the Bengals asked Hamilton County to "ratchet up" its campaign to sell seat licenses or charter ownership agreements (COA) prior to an April 30 deadline, according to Geoff Hob

Tags: Cincinnati Bengals, Franchises

03/21/97
IS LEMIEUX THE NEXT ATHLETE TO SUE SPORTS-TALK RADIO?

The Penguins'' Mario Lemieux "could be the next player to take a [sports-talk radio] station to court," according to a report in the Minneapolis STAR TRIBUNE. Chuck Greenberg, Lemieux''s attorney, has

Tags: Pittsburgh Penguins, Media

03/21/97
SOX OWNER HARRINGTON AND BOSTON MAYOR TO DISCUSS BALLPARK

Red Sox Owner John Harrington and Boston Mayor Thomas Menino will meet before the MLB opener to discuss the team''s search for a new stadium in what may be "a new chapter in another local stadium saga

Tags: Boston Red Sox, Facilities, MLB

03/21/97
NASCAR TEARS THE ROOF OFF; BANS CAMERAS ON TOP OF CARS

Rooftop cameras, "which have provided what are generally considered the most compelling TV views of stock- car racing," have been banned from the sport "for the foreseeable future," according to Richa

Tags: Anheuser Busch, DaimlerChrysler, NASCAR, Media, TNN

03/21/97
ESPN CHILTON SPORTS POLL: A LOOK AT COLLEGE HOOPS

The ESPN Chilton Sports Poll interviewed a sample on interest in college basketball. FANS are those who are at least a little bit interested, and AVID FANS are those who are very interested. Interview

Tags: ESPN, The Back of the Book, Walt Disney

03/21/97
STADIUM NOTES

Former San Francisco Supervisor Roberta Achtenberg is "expected" to endorse the 49ers'' proposed $535M stadium plan when she submits her ballot statement today for the June 3 vote. On Wednesday, the S

Tags: Cleveland Indians, Facilities, Houston Rockets, San Francisco 49ers, USTA

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