Latest Jackie Robinson Stories

2014-07-31 23:23:01

Ticketability.com, a trusted online provider, is featuring MLB baseball tickets for sale at discounted prices for hot teams like the LA Dodgers, Boston Red Sox, NY Yankees, Detroit Tigers, and Texas Rangers. Savings code “COUPON” can be used toward the purchase of any seats. Oshkosh, Wisconsin (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 Ticketability.com always carries a wide selection of affordably priced tickets for sports fans. The website is currently offering MLB baseball tickets for sale in a range...

2014-06-10 16:24:08

NYC's Hottest Technology Companies Featured on Pre-Game Panel Discussing Big Data in Baseball and Business as Silicon Alley Battles Silicon Valley on the Field NEW YORK, June 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Big Data is much more than a buzzword. It's the tool that supports so much rapid growth in the tech industry, revealing new possibilities and opening up new markets. It's also a key driver in baseball: known popularly as Moneyball. This statistical approach to winning more games has...

2014-04-14 12:28:36

NEW YORK, April 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- O'Connell & Goldberg, a top independent PR firm with offices in South Florida and New York, announced today that it has been selected by Metropolitan Hospitality at Citi Field, home of the New York Mets, to assist in its marketing/public relations efforts. The agency will help increase awareness of the world-class event and hospitality destination, which produces year-round events on non-game days. "We are delighted to be aligned with this...

2014-04-01 16:23:25

Shirt to be Released on April 1st in Time for Jackie Robinson Day SEATTLE, April 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tommy Bahama and Major League Baseball Properties celebrate one of the greatest baseball players of all time, with the 2014 "Collector's Edition" shirt featuring Jackie Robinson. The shirt will be released on April 1(st) in time for Jackie Robinson Day, which is April 15(th) a date throughout Major League Baseball that pays tribute to Mr. Robinson and commemorates the first time...

2014-01-23 12:27:25

Exhibit Celebrates Great Sportsmanship Moments in New England Sports History BOSTON, Jan. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Sports Museum and HP Hood unveiled the first ever Sportsmanship Exhibit presented by Hood Milk during a morning ceremony today at TD Garden. The exhibit highlights great sportsmanship moments in New England and beyond and features past winners of the Hood Sportsmanship Scholarship®. Gord Kluzak, former Bruins Defenseman, representatives from The Sports Museum and HP Hood...

2013-07-16 23:21:31

Coming out of the All-Star break, the Dodgers travel to Washington, D.C. to face the Nationals for a three-game series, starting on Friday, July 19. After a three-game set in Toronto, the Dodgers return home to Los Angeles for a four-game weekend series against the Cincinnati Reds on Thursday, July 25. Los Angeles, California (PRWEB) July 16, 2013 Just one month ago, the Los Angeles Dodgers were in last place in the NL West, staring at the prospect of a lost season. A lot has changed...

Word of the Day
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'