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2014-10-21 20:23:39

GIANTS WORLD SERIES HQ LEFTY O'DOUL'S & ROYALS FAN FAVORITE WALSH'S CORNER COCKTAIL SAN FRANCISCO and KANSAS CITY, Mo., Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- If you're in the closet about your love of the Kansas City Royals, God forbid, a San Francisco bar is encouraging you to come out. Lefty O'Doul's, off Union Square, is dedicating a corner of its Geary Street bar to a live video feed from a sister pub in Kansas City, where the Giants open the World Series against the Royals on Tuesday....

2014-10-21 16:26:13

Ticket Down announces that they have cut ticket prices across the board for both Giants World Series and Royals World Series tickets. This popular and well-known ticket reseller is offering their customer appreciation promo/coupon code 2014-WORLD-SERIES for added savings. NEW YORK, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Ticket Down is a reliable source for authentic 2014 World Series Tickets. Diehard Giants and Royals fans can also add customer appreciation promo/coupon code...

2014-10-21 12:29:50

EBENE, Mauritius, October 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As race weekends come and go, this one particularly will be remembered for a while yet by Team FXPRIMUS Aylezo as they finished the Blancpain Lamborghini Super Trofeo Asia Series rounds 9 & 10 on the podium in Shanghai. One pole position and two second place finishes. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140706/694441 ) Afiq echoed the feel good sentiment in the camp, "It was one of the best weekends...

2014-10-21 12:29:19

North Scottsdale store grand opening includes $30,000 in product giveaways, $10,000 grant to The First Tee of Phoenix ATLANTA, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PGA TOUR Superstore (www.pgatoursuperstore.com) today announced the October 25 grand opening of its 20th retail store, which is located at 7000 East Mayo Blvd in North Scottsdale. The new store's grand opening celebration, which includes $30,000 in product giveaways and a $10,000 grant to The First Tee of Scottsdale, marks the company's...

2014-10-21 12:28:21

Day-long Celebration Event Features $100,000 Hole in One Challenge, Instructional Clinics and Demo Events with TaylorMade,Callaway, and Cobra LAS VEGAS, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Coming off a successful soft launch in new Downtown Summerlin, Golfsmith International - the world's largest specialty golf retailer - officially brings to market its first location in the booming golf community of Las Vegas. The latest addition to the Golfsmith brand boasts a 23,000 square-foot store offering an...

2014-10-21 12:27:50

In the news release, "Three-time Paralympian Stephanie Dixon named Canada's Assistant Chef De Mission for the Toronto 2015 Parapan American Games", issued 21-Oct-2014 by Canadian Paralympic Committee over CNW, the company advises that the first paragraph, first sentence, should read "has been named Team Canada's Assistant Chef de Mission for the Toronto 2015 Parapan American Games" rather than "has been named Team Canada's Chef de Mission for the Toronto 2015 Parapan American Games". The...

2014-10-21 12:27:18

The AXS Sled incorporates the extreme nature of snowboarding with the accessibility of sledding AUSTRALIA, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- AXS Sled was invented to bring extreme board sports into more suburban settings. The AXS Sled takes the ease of bodyboarding and combines it with the control and action of snowboarding. The sled will be launching a crowdfunding campaign on Kickstarter starting November 10. The funding goal for the campaign will be $195,000. This money will go...

2014-10-21 08:29:52

Note to media: Broadcast-quality B-roll is available at www.SendtoNews.com. High-resolution photos can be downloaded at http://tinyurl.com/lw544ow OTTAWA, Oct. 21, 2014 /CNW/ - The Canadian Paralympic Committee (CPC) is pleased to announce that three-time Paralympic swimmer Stephanie Dixon (Brampton, Ont. now living in Whitehorse, Yukon) has been named Team Canada's Chef de Mission for the Toronto 2015 Parapan American Games. Dixon competed at the Sydney 2000, Athens 2004 and...

2014-10-21 04:21:29

Mobile App powered by SAP HANA® Simplifies How WTA Players and Coaches Use Data to Immediately Analyze Player Performance During Match Play SINGAPORE, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) together with the Women's Tennis Association (WTA) today announced a breakthrough technology innovation to allow coaches to bring a WTA-authorized mobile device onto the court during a coaching break and use real-time data insights to analyze player performance for WTA games. Developed...

2014-10-20 23:00:59

Top triathletes around the world are yurbuds® owners, using the earphones to rock their training sessions ST. LOUIS, MO (PRWEB) October 20, 2014 yurbuds®, the #1 selling sport earphone in the United States, supported its Elite Athletes at the Kona Ironman® World Championship and cheered on yurbuds’ Mirinda “Rinny” Carfrae as she took home the Ironman World Championship title. With an overall finishing time of 9:00:55, Carfrae delivered a record-setting 2:50:26...


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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