Smokeless Tobacco

Chewing tobacco. (WBZ-TV)

Walsh’s Proposal Calls For Chewing Tobacco Ban At Boston Ballparks

Boston Mayor Marty Walsh has filed a proposal to ban smokeless tobacco products like dip and snuff from all city ballparks, from Fenway Park to neighborhood Little League fields.

08/10/2015

Former Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Curt Schilling Pens Letter To Teenage Self About Chewing Tobacco

The former Red Sox pitcher is continuing to raise awareness about the dangers of smokeless tobacco.

04/12/2015

A baseball and chewing tobacco. (Photo by Jeffrey Phelps/Getty Images)

Heyman On Gresh & Zo: MLB’s Chewing Tobacco Problem Isn’t Going Away

Before his death, Tony Gwynn attributed the cancer in his salivary glands to his addiction to smokeless tobacco. CBS Sports’ Jon Heyman discussed how baseball has yet to solve its smokeless tobacco problem.

98.5 The Sports Hub–06/17/2014

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Should Smokeless Tobacco Be Banned In Ball Parks?

Should Smokeless Tobacco Be Banned In Ball Parks

WBZ-TV–04/04/2011

Bags of nicoten-free 'snus' or snuff at the production line in a file photo from 2004. (credit: SVEN NACKSTRAND/AFP/Getty Images)

Smokeless Tobacco Pouches Target Young Mass. Men

Despite all of the warnings about the dangers of smoking, tobacco use is still the leading cause of preventable death and illness here in Massachusetts and across the nation.

11/17/2010