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As part of a celebration of veterans, Major League Baseball players will wear hats that feature the American flag inside team logos on Memorial Day, through July 4th weekend as well as on Sept. 11.
Rachel Alexandra’s win in the Preakness means that we’ll have another year without a Triple Crown. So many believe that Belmont and ABC's most marketable play is to hope that the fabulous filly comes back for the third leg in New York in a couple weeks.
At risk is not only Ramirez’ legacy, who was (and may very well still turn out to be) a sure-thing Hall of Famer but also his brand as a hitting savant and that of the Dodgers as a wholesome franchise, one of the most potent brands in all of sports and particularly in the tradition-rich national pastime, writes Ray Kotcher, CEO, Ketchum Public Relations.
Some kids grew up idolizing Reggie Jackson, Dr. J or Joe Montana. Gerard Benderoth's idols were Magnus Ver Magnusson, Riku Kiri and Bill Kazmeier.
Last week, we called attention to the ad that is sweeping the Internet by storm. If you cruise around enough, you've seen it. It's a picture of a woman named Nora Tobin and she's endorsing a brand called FRS Energy.
The folks at Steiner Sports just reported some pretty amazing numbers to us. Since the New York Yankees and Steiner announced their sale yesterday, they've sold 1,500 pairs (3,000 seats) of old Yankee Stadium seats.
As Hollywood has taken on more sports movies in recent years, a growing niche of full service helpers has emerged.
We just got all the prices for the old Yankee Stadium memorabilia sale, which is starting today and is being conducted by the Yankees and Steiner Sports.
I'm obviously visiting my own blog here plenty of times each day just to make sure everything looks good. So I was caught off-guard when I saw an ad for FRS energy drink that didn't feature the usual endorser, Lance Armstrong.
If a company is going to put an ad in a magazine these days, it better catch the reader's eye quickly. Well, congratulations to the folks at Mount Sinai, who got me to stop while paging through the New York Times Magazine yesterday.
Two weeks ago, we heard Nike was going to roll out these puppets of Kobe and LeBron for playoff ads. Thanks to the folks at First Cuts, we were pointed to the ad.
Late last week, the Social Security Administration revealed the top 1000 baby names in the United States for 2008. And not surprisingly, people continued to name their kids after pop culture icons, including athletes.
There has been plenty of talk about per game costs of some of the best seats in the new Yankee Stadium, but how much will an actual seat from the old stadium cost?
Dale Earnhardt Jr. wouldn't exactly recognize Victory Lane if he drove right into it. Over the last 110 races, Earnhardt Jr. has won only twice.
In a matter of weeks, They sold nearly 5,000 seats in a section in left field that has been traditionally hard to sell by naming it after their most popular player, but the Los Angeles Dodgers did the obvious on Thursday evening and declared Mannywood dead.
It was just a couple weeks ago that the Los Angeles Dodgers announced a "Mannywood" section at Dodger Stadium.....But what happens now. Now that Ramirez has tested positive for performance-enhancing drugs and can't come back on the field until July 3 due to a 50-game suspension?
Endorsement deals have been falling off the face of the earth, but a woman golfer, who hasn't made a single cut in the four LPGA tournaments she has played in this year, recently picked up a pretty big deal. Her name is Anna Rawson.
Sam Keller might have not been the college quarterback that many thought that he would be, but he soon might make a name for himself as the guy that took down the NCAA.
This morning, I was at the Wall Street Journal's conference on the future of sports. After the panel, which included the four commissioners of the major sports, I interviewed Gary Bettman and David Stern.
The ownership group of the Phoenix Coyotes said it filed for bankruptcy protection on Tuesday afternoon.