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Smokeless tobacco thrown out of Tampa Bay Rays’ ballpark

By AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION NEWS

Chewing tobacco, dip and snuff won’t be allowed at the home of the Tampa Bay Rays, following a ban approved this week by the St. Petersburg, Florida, city council.

“[The vote] sends a simple and powerful message to kids: baseball and tobacco don’t mix,” Matthew L. Myers, […]

Boston mayor proposes smokeless tobacco ban at ballparks

By AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION NEWS

Boston mayor Martin J. Walsh announced Wednesday a proposal to ban chewing tobacco, snuff and other tobacco products at Fenway Park and other professional and amateur sports venues in the city.

Mayor Walsh will officially file the ordinance with the City Council on Monday. If enacted, […]

August 5th, 2015|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , |0 Comments