Donated ,000 to the Dominican Republic branch of UNICEF in 2005..donation fully funded five day-care centers outside of Santo Domingo...these five centers were able to purchase enough school supplies, food and personal hygiene products for one full year, with over 1,500 students benefiting from his contribution...Teamed up with hip-hop icon JAY Z on 11/15/06 to host a celebrity poker tournament with over 0,000 in proceeds going to charitable endeavors...co-hosted Family Fun Day at the Miami Seaquarium in January 2007 with the Ronald Mc Donald House Charities of South Florida...authored a children's picture book in February 2007, "Out of the Ballpark," published in English and Spanish...hosted a book signing at FAO Schwartz in Manhattan on 7/20/07 and read to a group of 9 year olds...participated in a Q & A session with Michael Kay for 500 kids from local community groups at Niketown in New York on 8/1/07...First Run December 20, 1965 – July 6, 1973 (ABC Daytime) October 6, 1966 – January 17, 1970 (ABC primetime) September 10, 1973 – September 1974 (Syndication) Second Run September 4, 1978 – September 1980 (Syndication) Third Run September 15, 1986 – September 8, 1989 (Syndication) Fourth Run September 9, 1996 – September 1999 (Syndication) The Dating Game is an ABC television show.
Received a 2007 Thurman Munson Award for his accomplishments on the field and his philanthropic work within the community..also honored with the 2008 Sid Mercer Award, presented by the New York chapter of the BBWAA to their "Player of the Year"..presented the Key to the City by New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg on 8/16/07 during an on-field, pregame ceremony in recognition of his 500th home run...
Donated $250,000 towards the completion of the new Pediatric Outpatient Unit at Bronx-Lebanon Hospital in New York City in 2008, aimed at providing quality medical attention for local children who are not covered by insurance...participated in the opening ceremony of the Alex Rodriguez Pediatric Outpatient Center on 6/30/10..pledged another $250,000 over the next five years to fund the Community Dent Care Network from the Columbia University College of Dentistry, sponsoring mobile vans in the Bronx and Washington Heights areas that provide dental care and education to those who cannot otherwise afford it...
Olympic figure skater Ashley Wagner has opened up about her debilitating battle with concussions while posting naked for ESPN's The Body Issue.'I have suffered about five concussions.
Back in 2009 I received a concussion from a really bad fall in which I fell onto my back and my neck snapped and my head hit the ice' Wagner, 26 told ESPN The Magazine.'My body started to shut down on me entirely.
The 1986 revival was hosted by Elaine Joyce for its first season and Jeff Mac Gregor for its remaining two seasons.
When the show was revived with a different format in 1996, Brad Sherwood was named as its host.
Chuck Woolery took over in 1997 when the original format was reinstated and hosted for the last two seasons.
Beginning in 1966, The Dating Game was often paired with The Newlywed Game.
It was bad enough that I would suffer from full-on body tremors, I could barely walk, I couldn't even speak through them.