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Don Mattingly 3-Inch Toys
Friday, February 04, 2005

McFarlane Toys is producing an exclusive 3-inch-scale baseball figure for Toys "R" Us Times Square store in Manhattan. This limited-edition figure -- only available at TRU Times Square -- immortalizes one of the most popular players in New York Yankees history, Don "Donnie Baseball" Mattingly. McFarlane Toys is happy to debut its first-ever Mattingly figure and first 3-inch MLB Legends figure at Toys "R" Us.

To celebrate the event, Todd McFarlane will make an appearance at Toys "R" Us Times Square in conjunction with a Major League Baseball Opening Day promotion and feature shop at Toys "R" Us stores nationwide. McFarlane will be on-hand to sign purchases of his latest McFarlane's Sports Picks MLB collectible figures at Toys "R" Us Times Square on Thursday, April 14 from 4-7 pm. Toys "R" Us Times Square is located at 1514 Broadway (at 44th Street) in New York City.

In addition to the Mattingly figure, the Major League Baseball feature shop at Toys "R" Us Times Square will showcase several McFarlane's Sports Picks MLB action figures, including the Toys "R" Us Exclusive limited-edition MLB two-pack Barry Bonds/Willie Mays. This legendary duo will be one of the hottest two-packs we have ever done. Together for the first time ever, this boxed set features 6-inch action figures of MLB legends Barry Bonds 2, San Francisco Giants LF, No. 25, and Willie Mays, San Francisco Giants CF, No. 24. Available only at Toys "R" Us stores nationwide.

Additionally, fans will get the first peek at the MLB 11 lineup and will have the opportunity to win a rare and unique McFarlane's Sports Picks 12-inch pewter-washed, hand-painted and hand-cast figure of Derek Jeter, shortstop for the New York Yankees.

For more information, call the Toys "R" Us Times Square Special Events Hotline at 646-366-8855 or log onto www.ToysRUsTimesSquare.com.

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