NAMES IN THE NEWS
JIM HARBAUGH has become a partner in Panther Racing, a
new IRL team that will field cars for SCOTT GOODYEAR
(INDIANAPOLIS STAR NEWS, 10/30)....Marlins players hit the
late night circuit on Wednesday. BOBBY BONILLA, who
appeared on the "Late Show," on the intensity of Game Seven:
"There were a couple of Zantac moments. This is the truth.
I took it in the ninth inning. I was yelling at Larry
Starr, our trainer, I said, 'Get me that Zantac, please. I
can't take this, this is killing me'" (CBS, 10/29). GARY
SHEFFIELD appeared on the "Tonight Show." Sheffield, when
asked why teal is one of the Marlins' colors: "That's what
the fish is. It's all about the fish" (NBC, 10/29)....Conan
O'Brien: "In the year 2000, God will hold a press
conference, to announce the firing of Jesus, and the hiring
of Jets coach BILL PARCELLS" ("Late Night," 10/29).