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2014-10-23 23:02:49

Dazzling Deals Tickets has slashed all 2014 World Series ticket prices across the board. This trusted ticket site has been online since 2007 and they are also offering customer appreciation promo code WORLD-SERIES for extra savings on any World Series ticket order. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) October 23, 2014 Dazzling Deals Tickets is a reputable source for authentic Giants vs. Royals World Series tickets. This well known ticket reseller has substantially cut ticket prices for all...

2014-10-23 23:00:45

"Fan" is the first word in fantasy. Double Head wants to bring the regular MLB team fan to fantasy baseball, and intrigue existing fantasy league gamers with two major differences. Double Head combines head to head and rotisserie into one league, and is host to the next big fantasy baseball game. Madison, WI (PRWEB) October 23, 2014 With the World Series in full swing, fans of the Kansas City Royals and San Francisco Giants are brimming with excitement, as the fans of the other...

2014-10-23 20:25:20

In the lead-up to the New Zealand All Blacks vs. USA Eagles rugby match on November 1st at Soldier Field, New Zealand showcases its sporting, business and cultural ties to Chicago. CHICAGO, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- "Kia Ora Chicago" will become a common refrain in Chicago as New Zealanders ("Kiwis") flock to the city to watch as the All Blacks take on the USA Eagles at Soldier Field on November 1st in a sold out stadium. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20141023/154085LOGO This is the...

2014-10-23 16:27:40

Awards grant & sponsorship worth $75,000+ CHICAGO, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois (BCBSIL) is proud to support Special Olympics Illinois with more than $75,000 in funding: -- A Community Partners Grant of $27,000 will help fund the Special Olympics Healthy Athletes Program®. The Program helps 3,590 athletes with intellectual disabilities, their families and their coaches receive free, vision, hearing, dental,...

2014-10-23 16:26:37

- Study from Wahl and STATS shows beards dominate the hard-court, in more ways than one - STERLING, Ill., Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Basketball is a game of statistics, and with the 2014-15 pro season about to tip off, one stat that's impossible to miss is the sheer number of beards on the court. According to a new study from men's grooming leader Wahl, conducted by STATS, eight in 10 players sported facial hair last season and that number is expected to grow--pun intended--this...

2014-10-23 16:26:20

Unequal now offers a head protection solution for men and women in concussion-prevalent sport GLEN MILLS, Pa., Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Unequal(®) Technologies, a leading provider of customized sports protection, introduces the Unequal HALO, a protective headband designed for non-helmet team sports including soccer, women's lacrosse, field hockey, basketball and volleyball. The HALO uses Unequal's patented battle-grade composite fortified with Kevlar(®) and Accelleron(®) to...

2014-10-23 12:27:29

Georgia, Kentucky and Miami agree to grant global collectibles leader exclusive rights to use school marks on the company's trading card products across all sports IRVING, Texas, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Panini America, (www.paniniamerica.net), the world's largest sports and entertainment collectibles company, announced today that it has agreed to terms with the University of Georgia, the University of Kentucky and the University of Miami that will allow the company to use each...

2014-10-23 00:21:10

TOKYO, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Tokyo Metropolitan Government and Tokyo Sport Benefits Corporation jointly held "Tokyo Sports Expo 2014" on Oct. 11 and 12, 2014, simultaneously at Komazawa Olympic Park and Showa Kinen Park, to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the 1964 Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic Games and offer the public a chance to enjoy sports and become more interested in sports. ( Photo: http://prw.kyodonews.jp/opn/release/201410224836/ ) A total of about 215,000...

2014-10-22 23:13:45

Micro-Endorsement Company, opendorse becomes first in the industry to automate Instagram deals with professional athletes. With opendorse, marketers can reach an estimated 90 million Instagram users with in-depth analytics on athletes and activate new endorsement deals in minutes. Lincoln, NE (PRWEB) October 22, 2014 opendorse is changing the endorsement game once again. In 2013, opendorse released the athlete endorsement marketplace, a software platform, built in-house, designed to allow...

2014-10-22 23:13:07

College Football Performance Awards (CFPA) announces the 2014 CFPA FCS National Performer of the Year Trophy Watch List. The initial watch list includes thirty players from the Football Championship Subdivision. Charleston, SC (PRWEB) October 22, 2014 College Football Performance Awards (CFPA) announces the 2014 CFPA FCS National Performer of the Year Trophy Watch List. The initial watch list includes thirty players from the Football Championship Subdivision. All players are eligible for...


Latest Sports Reference Libraries

Agricultural Show
2013-08-21 06:49:05

An Agricultural Show is a public event and is synonymous with the term state and county fairs. Agricultural shows exhibit all things pertaining to agriculture including equipment, animals, sports, and recreation. Livestock entered into the show is judged for various merits with ribbons being awarded. Competitions are held as well as trading of equipment and breeding stock. Agricultural shows are an intricate part of life in small country towns or other farming communities. The shows can...

Southern Cricket Frog, Acris gryllus
2013-07-26 13:49:45

The Southern Cricket Frog (Acris gryllus) is a small Hylid frog that is native to the Southeastern United States. It's very similar in appearance and habits to the Northern Cricket Frog, Acris crepitans, and was previously conspecific. The scientific name Acris is from the Greek word for locust, and the species name gryllus is Latin for cricket. The Southern Cricket Frog is approximately 0.75 to 1.5 inches. It has a pointed snout. The hind leg is more than half of the body length when...

European Free-tailed Bat, Tadarida teniotis or Tadarida insignis
2013-06-18 12:46:10

The European free-tailed bat (Tadarida teniotis or Tadarida insignis) is a species of free-tailed bat that is native to many areas in the Old World. It was reportedly seen in Korea in 1931, but no other reports have been recorded since that year. The body length of this species reaches between 3.3 inches and 3.7 inches, with a wing length of up to 2.5 inches. The European free-tailed bat appears on the IUCN Red List with a conservation status of “Least Concern.” Image Caption: European...

Big-eared Woolly Bat, Chrotopterus auritus
2012-07-17 11:09:49

The big-eared woolly bat (Chrotopterus auritus), also known as Peter’s woolly false vampire bat and the false woolly vampire bat, is the only member of its genus. It is native to South and Central America, with a range that includes southern Brazil, Paraguay, and southern Mexico to Argentina. It prefers a habitat within subtropical forests, roosting in hollow logs and caves. The big-eared woolly bat is large, making it a rather slow flier. It will fly at altitudes of up to 6.5 feet. It...

Natterer's Bat, Myotis nattereri
2012-06-25 17:20:04

Natterer's bat (Myotis nattereri) is a small bat that is native to Europe. Typically, this bat bears brown fur on the back, wing, and leg membranes, with the wings appearing to be lighter in color. The underbelly is white in color. Its name is derived from Johann Natterer, an Austrian naturalist. As is typical with bats, Natterer’s bat uses echolocation to navigate and find food. The frequencies of its calls range between 23 and 115 kHz and can last up to 3.8 milliseconds. During the hot...

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