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2011-08-02 07:00:00

HACKETTSTOWN, N.J., Aug. 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The pressure to throw a ceremonial "first pitch" just went up a level. Mars Chocolate North America announced today that its COMBOS® Baked Snacks brand and Boston Red Sox great Fred Lynn have teamed up for a special charity challenge around the ceremonial first pitch during the August 2 game at Fenway Park. COMBOS®, a proud sponsor of the Boston Red Sox, will send Timothy LeBel, vice president of sales,...

2011-07-21 07:45:00

BOSTON, July 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Zipcar, Inc. (Nasdaq: ZIP), the world's leading car-sharing network, is taking on the 32nd annual Pan-Massachusetts Challenge (PMC) with a team of 25 riders and a goal of raising $150,000 to support cancer research and treatment. This year marks Zipcar's fifth consecutive year of participation in the PMC. Since 2007, Team Zipcar has raised more than $535,000 to benefit adult and pediatric cancer research and treatment at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute....

2011-07-11 23:42:00

PHOENIX, July 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Baseball's biggest sluggers went to bat for charities tonight and helped State Farm and Major League Baseball raise $603,000 during the 2011 State Farm Home Run Derby at Chase Field. Robinson Cano of the New York Yankees knocked off Adrian Gonzalez of the Boston Red Sox and captured the long ball crown by belting 12 home runs during the Championship Round. With Derby champion Cano leading the way, the eight participating MLB hitters clubbed 95...

2011-07-11 05:04:00

NEW YORK, July 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- It's that time of the season again - time for the All Star Game. Major League Baseball pauses to celebrate their all stars, the teams get a few days off to rest and the race to the end of the summer and post-season play begins in earnest. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100517/NY06256LOGO ) It is also time to see who America's Favorite Baseball team is. Among those who follow the sport, the New York Yankees again win the honor of being...

2011-07-08 12:15:00

BOSTON, July 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- At a special on-field ceremony before the Red Sox vs. Baltimore Orioles game at Fenway Park, officials from the Boston Red Sox, Red Sox Foundation and Massachusetts General Hospital celebrated a $1.1 million national grant from the McCormick Foundation and Major League Baseball. The competitive grant to the Red Sox Foundation will be used to support the Red Sox Foundation and Massachusetts General Hospital Home Base Program to expand access to care for...

2011-06-21 11:14:00

ROLLING MEADOWS, Ill., June 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- TicketsNow.com, a leading online resale marketplace for event tickets, saw "Idol" fans out-purchase all other concert fans as well as fans of baseball's most storied franchises. American Idols LIVE! is the top-selling event on the TicketsNow Entertainment Index for May. The American Idols Live! Tour 2011, which kicks off July 6 in Salt Lake City, has more than 40 dates on the calendar and is already seeing premium tickets at some venues...

2011-06-20 15:09:00

BOSTON, June 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- With the help of the Boston Red Sox, the Starkey Hearing Foundation delivered the gift of hearing to more than 60 hearing-impaired children and adults from the Boston area today. The Starkey Hearing Foundation Boston Red Sox Hearing Mission was held at Fenway Park and included a special visit by Boston Red Sox General Manager Theo Epstein and Shortstop Jed Lowrie, who were present to witness the moment some of the patients could hear for the first...

2011-06-14 11:24:00

BOSTON, June 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- New England-area motorcycle enthusiasts are kick starting their bikes and riding in the first Ride for Our Heroes on Saturday September 24. Ride for Our Heroes supports the Red Sox Foundation and Massachusetts General Hospital Home Base Program's services for veterans and families affected by combat stress and traumatic brain injury. The Red Sox Foundation and Massachusetts General Hospital Home Base Program provides clinical care and support services...

2011-05-19 08:40:00

CHELSEA, Mass., May 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Red Sox fans have a new reason to be hungry for home games. Kayem Foods, maker of the famous Fenway Franks, today announced it will also provide the sausage at Fenway Park. The Boston Red Sox (www.redsox.com) and Kayem Foods, Inc. (www.kayem.com) today announced a new multi-year sponsorship and licensing agreement to manufacture and distribute Kayem Sausage at Red Sox games and make Kayem the Official Brand of both Franks and Sausage of the...

2011-05-17 11:15:00

BOSTON, May 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Fantab Corp. today unveiled FanTab.com, a social-media platform that enables sports fans to quantify their confidence about their favorite teams, and to compare that sentiment across other fans and teams. The result is a real-time index that tracks fan confidence in major professional and collegiate sports teams, as well as professional individual sports such as tennis and golf. FanTab's patent-pending platform utilizes a simple sliding scale of...


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jument
  • A beast of burden; also, a beast in general.
'Jument' ultimately comes from the Latin 'jugum,' yoke.
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