We are extremely delighted with our new contract with Major League Baseball," said Guarascio.
CONTACT: John Maciarz of GM, 810-986-6132; Ray Stallone of The Baseball Network, 212-977-7918; or Richard Levin or Jim Small of Major League Baseball, 212-339-7860/
At the conclusion of the season, Major League Baseball fans will have the opportunity to determine which relief pitcher had the best overall season through the second-annual "DHL Presents the Major League Baseball Delivery Man of the Year Award.
The Major League Baseball Clubs formed Major League Baseball Properties (MLBP) in 1966 as the Club's agent for marketing and trademark licensing and protection.
Coca-Cola USA will be joined this Independence Day by Major League Baseball for "Coca-Cola -- Homers For America.
Coca-Cola has been joined by Major League Baseball this year for the "Coca-Cola -- Homers for America" program following 1991's successful effort.
Major League Baseball 2K6 will be the exclusive and only officially licensed Major League Baseball video game to appear on every major gaming console including the Xbox 360(TM) and Xbox(R) video game and entertainment systems from Microsoft, the PlayStation(R)2 computer entertainment system, the PSP(TM) (PlayStation(R)Portable) system and the Nintendo GameCube(TM).
2K Sports has pushed the boundaries of our entire line-up of games this year and Major League Baseball 2K6 will be no exception.
Since 1876, only 195 of 16,000 major league
baseball players have been inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame.
Starbucks and Major League
Baseball will donate $2 (or 200 Yen in Japan) from the sale of each Ichiro Starbucks Card to charities including Make-A-Wish Foundation in Japan and the Starlight Starbright Children's Foundation in the U.
The announcement further honors Robinson's legacy by establishing April 15 as a day each year when every Major League
Baseball Club will recognize the important social contributions Robinson made to our country.
The winter baseball leagues have provided tremendous scouting and on-going high-level competition for the major leagues
and many major leaguers during the off-season since the late 1800's," said Ralph Paniagua, president & CEO of RPI.
NYSE: KTO), and the number one baseball brand in the world, announced that it has entered into a new five year agreement with Major League
Baseball naming Rawlings the exclusive "Official Baseball" of the Minor Leagues.
KTL was recently organized as a vehicle for a number of business ventures by Kevin Ward, Tim Teufel, Craig Lefferts and Anthony Kamin, involving the proposed manufacture and sale of products licensed by major league
athletes in all major sports.
In addition to adding these two ESPN heavyweights, ESPN Major League
Baseball will feature brand new ESPN integration elements to enhance the broadcast atmosphere.