Josh McNeil found the shoelaces of a Florida defender fair game for his idle
hands as the linemen unpiled last Saturday in Knoxville. McNeil's manipulations
did nothing to trip up the No. 4 Gators, who rumbled to a 30--6 victory.
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driver Mark Workentine of Fresno lost control of his 8,000-horsepower vessel,
Whiskey River, during qualifying last Friday at the San Diego Thunderboat
Regatta. Though he was traveling at 145 mph, Workentine remained safe and
secure in the capsule, which separated from the boat as it splintered and
skidded across Mission Bay.
Returning to his
familiar spot on the field, Hall of Fame catcher Yogi Berra took in Yankee
Stadium for the last time on Sunday. Berra was one of 21 former Yanks who paid
their respects to the House That Ruth Built and were honored before the final
game in the 85-year-old ballpark. The new Yankee Stadium opens next spring
across the street.