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Volume 25 No. 48
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Buzzer Beaters....

The Maryland Jockey Club today unveiled a new Pimlico Race Course logo ahead of the track's '12 spring schedule, which is slated to begin March 30 (, 2/21).

Former MLB manager Tony La Russa said that he has "talked to Commissioner Bud Selig about working for Major League Baseball in some capacity" (AP, 2/21).

Modern Times Group-owned Viasat Broadcasting has renewed its deal to air NFL games across Scandinavia. The five-year deal includes "live broadcast rights on free television and pay television as well as live simulcast rights on mobile phones and online" (, 2/21).

Maple Leaf Sports & Entertainment today announced that it will be offering its corporate Air Canada Centre suite holders with SpotlightTMS, a ticket management system that enables companies to measure the business impact of their ticket and suite assets (MLSE).

Kimberly-Clark Professional (KCP) has partnered with Penske Racing teams competing in NASCAR and the Izod IndyCar Series for the '12 season. KCP, which began its partnership with Penske last year, will serve as an associate sponsor of the teams and Penske's NASCAR crew chiefs will sport KCP's Wypall Wipers logo on their shirts (KCP).

Sports equipment manufacturer Shock Doctor today announced an endorsement deal with Indians C Carlos Santana, who joins Ryan Mathews, Percy Harvin, Nick Leddy and Jack Johnson (Shock Doctor).