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2011-01-26 05:00:00

RALEIGH, N.C., Jan. 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Baseball fans can enjoy the sport year-round with the new book "Through The Seams," baseball-inspired verse by Raleigh author Eileen C. Anderson. Released just in time for spring training, the book covers the game and its correlation to the world outside the ballpark. As the great-grand niece of the 1918 Boston Red Sox Championship pitcher Jean Dubuc, Anderson has baseball in her DNA. "I see events and relationships in baseball that exist...

2010-11-10 09:49:00

PEACHTREE CITY, Ga., Nov. 10, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- SIGVARIS, the global leader in medical compression therapy, has teamed up with the North American Thrombosis Forum and Boston Red Sox Manager and blood clot survivor, Terry Francona, to raise awareness about the dangers of blood clots. Did you know that every year more people die from blood clots than from breast cancer, AIDS and car accidents combined? That's why SIGVARIS, the global leader in medical compression stockings and socks, is...

2010-10-21 13:58:00

BOSTON, Oct. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Thousands of people are wearing bald caps on Friday, October 22 in nationwide cancer fund-raiser Be Bold, Be Bald! Participants are going about their daily activities while honoring cancer patients and raising much-needed funds for research. Most participants have a very personal experience with this dreaded disease and are wearing the bald cap to show their support for a family member, friend or co-worker. Each participant raises money by getting sponsored...

2010-10-01 12:00:00

SALT LAKE CITY, Oct. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Overstock.com, Inc. (Nasdaq: OSTK), in partnership with the Boston Red Sox, today announced John Kinzie from Jefferson Maryland as the Grand Prize winner of its "Ultimate Red Sox Experience" sweepstakes. The grand prize includes an all expenses paid trip for two to see the Red Sox play New York on October 2, 2010 in Fenway Park and the opportunity to post the numbers on the GREEN MONSTER scoreboard for one inning. The two other winners included...

2010-10-01 10:27:00

BOSTON, Oct. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Two local institutions serving children's medical needs are about to benefit from Hess Corporation's home run program with the Boston Red Sox. Children's Hospital Boston's Trauma Program and the Jimmy Fund through the Red Sox Foundation each will receive a $55,000 check from Hess Retail Territory Manager Terri Bean at an on-field presentation at the Red Sox game on October 1. Hess Corporation promised to alternate $500 donations to the two institutions...

2010-08-30 08:00:00

WOONSOCKET, R.I., Aug. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- CVS Caremark and the Boston Red Sox have hit another home run with the 2010 CVS Caremark All Kids Can Baseball Camps at Fenway Park. For the sixth season, the team endeavor by CVS Caremark and the Red Sox brought countless smiles to New England children with disabilities through action-packed, dream-fulfilling baseball camps at Fenway. The CVS Caremark All Kids Can Baseball Camps afford children with physical and/or intellectual disabilities an...

2010-08-26 12:08:00

BOSTON, Aug. 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- As a sponsor of this year's WEEI/NESN Jimmy Fund Radio-Telethon, AT&T* is pleased to announce that text pledges were six times larger than expected this year. AT&T matched text pledges for a three-hour window during the fundraiser last week. During this match period, thousands of texts were received and as a result, AT&T will provide the Jimmy Fund with $20,000 to support adult and pediatric cancer research and treatment at Dana Farber...

2010-08-16 08:00:00

SALT LAKE CITY, Aug. 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Overstock.com, Inc. (Nasdaq: OSTK), in partnership with the Boston Red Sox, today announced the launch of its "Ultimate Red Sox Experience" sweepstakes. Three all expense paid trips for two will be awarded to see the Red Sox play New York on October 2, 2010 in Fenway Park. All three prize packages include round trip airfare for two, hotel accommodations, dinner, a pre-game VIP tour of Fenway Park, and the one Grand Prize will also include...

2010-08-05 11:29:00

Warriors to be Welcomed by Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Aug. 5 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Local cycling enthusiasts and Wounded Warrior Project (WWP) supporters are invited to register to join injured service men and women for a 60 mile rehabilitative bicycling ride through some of Massachusetts's best biking county. As wounded warriors from the current conflicts benefit from the physical rehabilitation and are honored by local supporters, the public is encouraged...

2010-07-12 04:08:00

NEW YORK, July 12 /PRNewswire/ -- As we reach the mid-point of the baseball season, it's time for the All-Star game and for reflections on the sport as a whole. So far in the 2010 Major League Baseball season, pitching has been the star performer, with some memorable perfect games, including the one that was, but wasn't, and the debut of the Washington Nationals' young phenom. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click:...


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mundungus
  • A stinking tobacco.
  • Offal; waste animal product; organic matter unfit for consumption.
This word comes from the Spanish 'mondongo,' tripe, entrails.