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2014-06-09 12:22:06

Airline to fly fans back home to watch their favorite Major League Baseball teams CHICAGO, June 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- United Airlines is ready to play ball with the "Route for the Home Team"? social media promotion, offering fans, friends and followers on its social media channels the chance to see their favorite Major League Baseball teams play in their hometowns. Fans on United's Twitter, Facebook and Instagram channels who submit photos showing their loyalty to some of...

2014-04-29 16:27:54

HOUSTON, April 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- This month, ZapBoomBang Studios, a full service state-of-the-art video and audio production, post-production and recording studio based in Houston, collaborated with the Houston Astros for the production of the Major League Baseball team's 2014 "More Than Just a Game" community outreach media campaign. The "More Than Just a Game" campaign centers around the excitement and experience of attending a Houston Astros game as a true and dedicated...

2014-04-14 12:30:01

HOUSTON, April 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Houston Astros and Aramark (NYSE: ARMK), the team's longtime food and beverage provider, today announced a long term extension of their partnership at Minute Maid Park. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20131212/PH32713LOGO Under terms of the agreement, Aramark will continue the management and development of Minute Maid Park's concessions, club level, suites and restaurant dining programs. Aramark, which also manages Minute Maid Park's...

2011-09-09 11:00:00

RCR Wireless News, with co-host Texas State Wireless Association, to broadcast live and in person discussion on Distributed Antenna Systems (DAS) and Public Safety Network Interoperability. Austin, TX (PRWEB) September 09, 2011 Distributed antenna systems (DAS) are increasing being used by mobile phone companies to enhance customer experience at high capacity venues, healthcare facilities and universities while local, state and federal officials struggle with how to deploy interoperable...

2010-09-11 15:24:00

HOUSTON, Sept. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- The Mobile Dog Heart Health Tour is heading south to Houston for the Astros' Dog Day Expo at Minute Maid Park on September 19, 2010. During the special promotion that encourages fans to bring their dogs to the game, veterinary cardiologists on the Mobile Dog Heart Health Tour will perform free dog heart examinations inside a mobile medical unit at Minute Maid Park. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100911/CG63273 ) (Photo:...

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