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2014-10-20 23:00:53

The Business Intelligence experts at Dunn Solutions have created a data model that predicts the Kansas City Royals will win the 2014 World Series. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) October 20, 2014 The Business Intelligence experts at Dunn Solutions created a data model that predicts the Kansas City Royals will win the 2014 World Series. A predictive analytics data model using SAP Predictive Analysis was built using batting and pitching statistics compiled over the past five years to determine a...

2014-10-20 20:20:39

National Press Club event to feature Actor Sean Astin, Medal of Honor Recipient & MCM Runners QUANTICO, Va., Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Marine Corps Marathon (MCM) invites media to attend the pre-Marathon Press Conference on Friday, Oct. 24 beginning at 12:30 p.m. at the National Press Club in Washington, DC. Actor Sean Astin, who will start and run the 39(th) MCM, will join Medal of Honor Recipient Ret. Marine Cpl. William Kyle Carpenter during the press conference...

2014-10-20 16:24:49

Deal allows Upper Deck to tap into top European prospects and stars for new basketball trading card releases! CARLSBAD, Calif., Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Upper Deck, the leader in high quality sports cards and collectibles, has announced an exclusive trading card agreement with Euroleague Basketball, a global leader in sports management and innovative organizer of elite competitions and events. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20131008/LA94095LOGO The new deal allows Upper...

2014-10-20 12:28:09

Special Appearance Saturday by Dusty Baker PITTSBURGH, Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DICK'S Sporting Goods (NYSE: DKS), the largest U.S. based full-line omni-channel sporting goods retailer, will be opening its 37(th) store in California and 594(th) store nationwide on Friday, October 31(st) at Monte Vista Crossings (2711 Countryside Drive). DICK'S three-day grand opening celebration will run through Sunday, November 2(nd). The store opens at 8:00 a.m. Friday and Saturday and 9:00...

2014-10-20 12:26:16

- Select CFL Players design New Era headwear- BUFFALO, N.Y., Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- New Era Cap, a global lifestyle brand and the Canadian Football League are excited to announce the latest installment of the CFL Player Inspired Series. For the second year in a row, the two brands collaborated to bring fans a collection designed by one player of each of the nine CFL teams. Athletes worked with New Era's design team to create a cap for their respective teams using their...

2014-10-20 12:21:01

- Trio Celebrates 10 Years of Collaboration through New Digital Series - NEW YORK and ATLANTA, Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AutoTrader.com today announced a multiyear renewal of its partnership with Turner Sports and the National Basketball Association (NBA). As part of the extended agreement, AutoTrader.com will continue its role as the presenting sponsor of "NBA on TNT Premiere Week presented by AutoTrader.com," "TNT NBA Tip-Off presented by AutoTrader.com," and all NBA TV...

2014-10-20 08:28:48

Fans awarded premium tickets to major events across all sports over the next 120 days CHICAGO and NEW YORK, Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- 120 Sports, the all-digital live streaming sports network, has announced the 'Download, Watch & Win' sweepstakes that will award fans with tickets to a variety of premier sporting events across the country over the next 120 days. From now through February 15, 2015, as one of the most exciting periods of sports takes hold with the World Series,...

2014-10-19 23:02:26

Ticket Down announces that ticket prices for the 2014 World Series have gone down substantially since the initial excitement of the Royals winning the American League Central Series. This well-known and trusted ticket reseller has also offered this customer appreciation promo code for all ticket purchases 2014-WORLD-SERIES. New York, NY (PRWEB) October 18, 2014 Ticket Down is a reputable source of authentic World Series tickets. Ticket prices have eased considerably for this year's...

2014-10-18 23:00:46

Ticket Down announces that ticket prices for the 2014 World Series have gone down substantially since the initial excitement of the Royals winning the American League Central Series. This well-known and trusted ticket reseller has also offered this customer appreciation promo code for all ticket purchases 2014-WORLD-SERIES. New York, NY (PRWEB) October 18, 2014 Ticket Down is a reputable source of authentic World Series tickets. Ticket prices have eased considerably for this year's...

2014-10-18 04:21:02

Jingle Ball Xcel Energy Center tickets are on sale today, and trusted provider QueenBeeTickets.com is featuring discounted seats for the epic concert on December 8. Jingle Ball tickets for the Saint Paul show are in high demand since the concert will feature performances from top artists like Ariana Grande, Demi Lovato, and Iggy Azalea. OSHKOSH, Wis., Oct. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- QueenBeeTickets.com provides online customers with reasonable prices for concert tickets on a...


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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  • A unit of saved energy.
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