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2014-02-09 23:02:04

Ms. Overbay will assume the new position of Eastern Regional Operations Director. Pittsburgh, PA (PRWEB) February 09, 2014 AIReS has promoted Barbara Zuendt Overbay, CRP, GMS to the new position of Eastern Regional Operations Director. A 31-year veteran of the mobility industry, for the past four years, Ms. Overbay has served as the Regional Operations Manager for AIReS’ Central Regional Office (CRO) in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. On her new position, AIReS President Jeff Wangler said,...

2011-07-13 16:33:00

NEW YORK, July 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Milwaukee Brewers All-Star slugger Prince Fielder definitely had the "Midas Touch" in last night's (Tuesday, July 12) "Mid-Summer Classic," powering the National League to a 5-1 victory over the American League in Arizona. Fielder, wearing a special edition All-Star gold-trimmed batting glove made by Franklin Sports, the "Official Batting Glove of Major League Baseball," blasted a three-run home run in the fourth inning to give the N.L. the lead for...

2009-10-05 13:30:39

St. Louis pitcher Chris Carpenter and Toronto second baseman Aaron Hill have been selected Major League Baseball's comeback players of the year. Carpenter was named first on 27 of 30 ballots for National League players and second on two others. He made just four starts over 2007 and 2008 but was 17-4 with an NL-best 2.24 earned run average in 28 starts in 2009. Carpenter won the Cy Young Award after a 21-5 season 2005 but had an elbow injury that led to surgery in May 2007. Further problems...

2009-10-03 22:12:50

Jeff Fiorentino's two hits and two RBI Saturday boosted the Baltimore Orioles to a 6-3 win over the Toronto Blue Jays. Baltimore's Ty Wigginton and Cesar Izturis had two hits and one RBI apiece. Guillermo Rodriguez and Brian Roberts had one RBI each, while Lou Montanez had two hits for the Orioles, who have won two in a row against the Blue Jays following five straight losses. The winner was starter Mark Hendrickson (6-5). Closer Jim Johnson, the fourth Baltimore pitcher, earned his 10th...

2009-10-03 12:59:06

The Toronto Blue Jays fired General Manager J.P. Ricciardi Saturday, ending an eight-year tenure. He was replaced by Assistant GM Alexander Anthopoulos. Toronto has not made the playoffs since 1993, and had just four winning seasons with Ricciardi in the post. The Blue Jays entered the final two games this season Saturday with a 75-85 record, 27 games back of the American League East champion New York Yankees. This was a tough decision and a difficult one for me personally, as I have enjoyed...

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