DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA: Anti-Stadium Study
- Baseball. // World Almanac for Kids;1996, p196
Presents information and statistics from the 1995 Major League Baseball season. The impact of the 1994 players strike on the season; Final standings from the American and National Leagues; Playoff and World Series results; League leaders in several categories; Contact point for The National...
- 'You never heard such cheers.' Brady, J. // Advertising Age;2/24/1992, Vol. 63 Issue 8, p28
Opinion. States that most Americans don't realize just how boring baseball used to be before we had 29 million dollar ballplayers. Reflects on how doleful a game baseball used to be, how predictable, how dated, how...old-fashioned. No marketing; Doubleheaders for the price of a single game;...
- Can baseball survive this? Hutchinson, Brian // Alberta Report / Newsmagazine;7/19/93, Vol. 20 Issue 31, p28
Reports Major League Baseball has banned tobacco from the Pacific Coast League, following a decision by the commissioner's office that impressionable young fans should not be exposed to players with tobacco juice dribbling down their chins. The ban does not extend to the major leagues, where...
- Fla. court rejects dealer's baseball suit. Kelsey, Patricia A. // Automotive News;9/13/1993, Vol. 67 Issue 5517, p18
Reports on the rejection of a lawsuit filed against Major League Baseball by automobile dealer Frank Morsani. Ruling of Tampi, Florida's Hillsborough County Circuit Court Judge John Gilbert; Reneging of promise on expansion of franchise; Morsani's investments on the project.
- Baseball Quick Quiz. // Baseball Digest;Jul/Aug2010, Vol. 69 Issue 4, p33
A quiz concerning Major League Baseball (MLB) in the U.S. is presented.
- Major league owners pass on Jesse's plan. // Jet;3/29/93, Vol. 83 Issue 22, p46
Reports that major league baseball owners have put off consideration of a plan proposed by Rev. Jesse Jackson to reach minority inclusion goals in hiring, management and other areas of the sport. How owners declined to meet with Jackson; Comments from Chicago White Sox owner Jerry Reinsdorf.
- American League Final Standings, 1999. // World Almanac & Book of Facts;2000, p985
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- Teams try to woo families back through turnstiles. Bandrapalli, Suman // Christian Science Monitor;3/29/96, Vol. 88 Issue 86, p11
Reports on the steps taken by major-league baseball teams to encourage families to return to watching the games. Methods being used by teams as encouragement to fans; Expensive costs of baseball games; Appeal of alcohol-free zones to baseball fans.
- Put me in, coach. Angell, Roger // New Yorker;5/3/93, Vol. 69 Issue 11, p47
Looks at the impact of roster changes and bringing young kids up too fast on today's big-league baseball's game. Comments from Merv Rettenmund, a big-league player and coach since the late 1960s; Deficiencies in contemporary players; Baseball's appetite for surprise; Why today's baseball games...