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50,000-Plus Fans See What May Be American Pharoah's Last Race

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Ticket sales were “capped” by NYRA at 50,000 and “sold out more than two weeks in advance, even before it was announced that American Pharoah would compete.”

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11/04/99
ELECTION DAY WIN BY SPURS FUELED BY HEAVY GOTV EFFORT

The Spurs and its Saddles & Spurs campaign organization "forged an overwhelming election victory Tuesday with massive amounts of money, manpower and insight into the politics of local basketball fans,

Tags: Facilities, San Antonio Spurs

11/04/99
WILD READY TO BE PARTNERS ON NEW AMPHITHEATER IN MN

NHL Wild owners and the city of Burnsville, MN, will announce plans today "to build" an outdoor amphitheater along the Minnesota River, according to sources of Mike Kaszuba of the Minneapolis STAR TRI

Tags: Facilities, Minnesota Wild, NHL

11/04/99
HENRY TO PUT 90% OF NEW BALLPARK PROFITS BACK IN COMMUNITY

Marlins Owner John Henry said yesterday that if a new ballpark for his team turns a profit, he will put 90% of that back into the community, according to Sarah Talalay of the Ft. Lauderdale SUN-SENTIN

Tags: Facilities, Miami Marlins

11/04/99
ELECTION '99 RECAP: WHITE VOTERS HELP KILL ROCKETS DEAL

As the initiative for a new downtown Houston arena failed Tuesday night, it "became clear that white voters had gone to the polls in unexpectedly substantial numbers, stimulated by advertising that co

Tags: Facilities, hp, Houston Astros, Houston Rockets, WNBA

11/04/99
CHARGERS SEEK CORPORATE SALES MANAGER

The San Diego Chargers are looking for a Corporate Sales Manager. Requirements: A comprehensive understanding of team sponsorships including a minimum of three years experience with sales of TV, Radio

Tags: Classified Advertisements, San Diego Chargers

11/04/99
ONLINE NEWS & NOTES: MURDOCH CALLS FOR INTERNET GROWTH

News Corp. Chair Rupert Murdoch discussed his plans to "develop Internet-related operations" during the company''s annual shareholders meeting yesterday, according to S. Karene Witcher of the WALL STR

Tags: BSkyB, English Premier League, News Corp./Fox, Media

11/04/99
PHOENIX RISING: TEAM SECURES DUTIES AS ALL-STAR GAME HOST

WNBA Mercury and league officials formally announced yesterday that Phoenix will host the 2000 WNBA All-Star Game on July 17 at America West Arena, according to Al Toby of the ARIZONA REPUBLIC. There

Tags: Leagues and Governing Bodies, NBA, Phoenix Mercury, WNBA

11/04/99
NAMES IN THE NEWS

DAVID LETTERMAN, part owner of BOBBY RAHAL''s CART team, hosts CART champion JUAN MONTOYA on the "Late Show" tonight. Rahal will appear on the show Monday (USA TODAY, 11/4). ...Saints RB RICKY WILLIAM

Tags: Cablevision, Champ Car World Series, IOC, Madison Square Garden, New Orleans Saints, NHL, Sports Illustrated, People and Pop Culture

11/04/99
TAFOYA TO LEAVE CBS FOR ESPN PLAY-BY-PLAY POSITION

CBS Sports reporter Michele Tafoya is leaving to pursue "extensive play-by-play duties" at ESPN, according to USA TODAY''s Rudy Martzke. Tafoya, who has worked for CBS for five years, has agreed to a

Tags: CBS, ESPN, Media, Viacom, Walt Disney, WNBA

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