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Replay 10 Years Ago in Sports Illustrated
Edited by Steve Wulf
August 12, 1991
Our Aug. 10, 1981, cover was the same one we had used for the baseball issue that spring. The reason was that the season was resuming after a two-month players' strike. We even had scouting reports on how the teams might fare in the "second season." The Padres, for instance, were concerned about their ace, Juan Tyrone Eichelberger, who had come down with tendinitis while painting his house during the break.
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August 12, 1991

Replay 10 Years Ago In Sports Illustrated

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Our Aug. 10, 1981, cover was the same one we had used for the baseball issue that spring. The reason was that the season was resuming after a two-month players' strike. We even had scouting reports on how the teams might fare in the "second season." The Padres, for instance, were concerned about their ace, Juan Tyrone Eichelberger, who had come down with tendinitis while painting his house during the break.

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