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Volume 24 No. 133

Sports Industrialists

     ESPN President/CEO STEVE BORNSTEIN announced the following
senior executive promotions:  STEVE ANDERSON, to Senior VP/Remote
Production, from managing editor; RICK BARRY, to
VP/Adminsitration & Production, from VP of Administration; ROSE
GATTI, to Senior VP/Communications and Employee Relations, from
Senior VP/Communications; REGGIE THOMAS, to Senior VP/Operations,
Engineering & New Technology, from Senior VP/Operations &
Engineering; JOHN WILDHACK, to Senior VP/Programming, from Senior
VP/Remote Production; DAVID ZUCKER, Senior VP & Assistant GM,
ESPN International, from VP/Programming (THE DAILY).
of the United States Professional Tennis Association.  Cathy
Woods becomes the first woman president of the world's largest
teaching organization.  USPTA CEO Tim Heckler: "I really haven't
thought of it as a woman president as much as the most qualified
person for the job" (Andre Christopher, MIAMI HERALD, 9/20).

     ESPN's "Prime Monday" included an interview with Jerry Jones
who said he intends to run the team, but not coach it.  Jones
says the Cowboys can get the best coach possible and "it would be
bad mismanagement" for him to coach the team.  DETROIT FREE
PRESS' Mitch Albom, on Jones as coach: "Who's to say this
couldn't work?" (ESPN, 9/19)....Fox Broadcasting Chair/CEO CHASE
CAREY was interviewed on CNN's "Moneyline." He called the NFL
purchase "primarily an asset building deal" (CNN, 9/19)....TOM
SEAVER and writer MARTY APPEL will co-host a new radio feature,
"Around the Bases," produced and distributed by GNG
Communications in N.Y. in February '95 (AD AGE, 9/19)....The
Raptors will announce today that former NBA player PHIL HUBBARD
will become their director of scouting.  Hubbard is currently an
advance scout with the Knicks (TORONTO STAR, 9/20)....Orioles
sales director VINCE DUNBAR yesterday announced his resignation.
Dunbar will become a sales representative with Baltimore's
Durrett-Sheppard Steel Co. (Baltimore SUN, 9/20)....All About
Sports president STAN JOHNSON and Eastern Mountain Sports
president WILLIAM FERRY have been elected to the National
Sporting Goods Association Board of Directors (THE DAILY)....Some
of the other names, besides Disney and Dr. JERRY BUSS, being
floated as interested in purchasing the Angels:  PETER UEBERROTH,
agent LEIGH STEINBERG and former Mariners owner GEORGE ARGYROS