Sudden Sam McDowell is baseball's best young pitcher. He is also one of its most confusing theorists. Jack Mann reports on the fireballing southpaw, a thinking man's thrower.
So big has the Indy 500 grown that qualifying trials have become a separate major event—emotionally charged and heavily attended. Bob Ottum reports the crucial first weekend.
Gary Player, defending U.S. Open champion, makes more than $500,000 a year, but he yearns for a quiet life in his native South Africa. John Underwood visits Player at home.