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September 26, 1983 | Volume 59, Issue 14

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Doug Flutie Cover - Sports Illustrated September 26, 1983

September 26, 1983 | Edited by Jerry Kirshenbaum

September 26, 1983 | Edited by Jerry Kirshenbaum
•Bobby Hull, who objects so strenuously to the fact that the Hockey Hall of Fame charges an admission price that he refuses to let the Toronto shrine display his mementos: "After 23 years of...

September 26, 1983 | Ron Fimrite
A late-season surge has lifted the Orioles to the top of the heap in the strong American League East

September 26, 1983 | Douglas S. Looney
Washington's Steve Pelluer had 14 straight completions and hit two late TDs to upset No. 1 Michigan

September 26, 1983 | Rick Telander

September 26, 1983 | Sarah Pileggi

September 26, 1983 | Douglas S. Looney

September 26, 1983 | Robert L. Miller
Patience is a light opera the original team of Gilbert and Sullivan wrote. In the case of our pair, Special Contributor Bil Gilbert and Writer-Reporter Robert Sullivan, patience is a quality they...

September 26, 1983 | Ralph Wiley
Boom Boom Mancini took his lumps before keeping his title with a KO

September 26, 1983 | Jim Kaplan
Houston Outfielder Jose Cruz has been a model of hitting consistency

September 26, 1983 | Herm Weiskopf
The Royals have bid an unaffectionate farewell to one of their finest players, five-time All-Star Amos Otis. K.C. decided not to pick up its option on Otis—meaning he will be a free agent on Oct....

September 26, 1983 | Herm Weiskopf
In just 4⅓ innings against the Dodgers, Nolan Ryan of the Astros walked six batters, hit two in a row to load the bases and threw a wild pitch. No one was more frightened by Ryan's wildness than...

September 26, 1983 | Herm Weiskopf
DAN QUISENBERRY: The Kansas City reliever broke the 10-year-old big league record for saves in a season by increasing his total to 41 as he sewed up three wins with 3⅔ innings of shutout pitching.

September 26, 1983 | Jack McCallum
Auburn's wishbone set was picked clean by the Longhorns' defense

September 26, 1983 | N. Brooks Clark

September 26, 1983 | N. Brooks Clark
OFFENSE: Quarterback Allen Mitchell, a 6-foot, 172-pound sophomore, came off the bench to complete 14 of 20 passes for 242 yards and two touchdowns to lead South Carolina to a 31-24 win at Duke.

September 26, 1983 | Bil Gilbert

September 26, 1983 | Bil Gilbert
Secretary James G. Watt

September 26, 1983 | Bil Gilbert
The author examines one of the environmental groups on Watt's enemies list, visits with several of its grass-roots members and returns with a surprising conclusion regarding Watt's impact.

September 26, 1983
2, 3—Bill Eppridge4—Lane Stewart11, 14—Illustrations by Sam Q. Weissman24, 25—Manny Millan26—John Biever (bottom), Heinz Kluetmeier(2)29—Heinz Kluetmeier30, 31—Dan Nerney (left), Bill...

September 26, 1983 | Compiled by Jane E. Bachman
BOXING—RAY (Boom Boom) MANCINI retained his WBA lightweight crown with a ninth-round KO of Orlando Romero in New York (page 48).

September 26, 1983
BART HARRISAMSTERDAM, MO.Bart, 10, surpassed the Junior Olympic 10-and-under record in the six-pound shotput by 11½ inches with a throw of 34'5½" at the Region Eight championships in Manhattan,...

September 26, 1983 | Edited by Gay Flood
MAGNIFICENT MOSESSir:Thank you for giving credit to Edwin Moses for his continuing contribution to track and field, and to sports in general (He Gave Himself a Birthday Present, Sept. 12). He...