Three years ago, the only cards Jeff Rogovin ran off in his Collegeville, Pa., print shop read something along the lines of HIERONYMUS SMITH, YOU'RE IN GOOD HANDS WITH ALLSTATE. But one afternoon,...
•Barry Lyons, Mets reserve catcher, on going 6 for 6 in a simulated game against Tom Seaver just before the pitcher ended his comeback: "Maybe I'll make the simulated All-Star team."
July 13, 1987 | Steve Wulf
A feeling of togetherness has helped propel the Yankees (of all teams) into first place
Free-spirited Patrik Sjöberg was smoking in Stockholm, where he lifted the world record for the high jump to 7'11¼"
July 13, 1987 | Curry Kirkpatrick
July 13, 1987 | Donald J. Barr
There are 48 floors in the time & life building in New York City, home of SPORTS ILLUSTRATED'S edit offices, and Nicholas Maxwell, SI's chief of production, has seen the view from most of...
July 13, 1987 | Hank Hersch, Peter Gammons, Matthew Toll, John Garrity, Timothy Hanlon, Austin Murphy
July 13, 1987 | Sarah Ballard
July 13, 1987 | Peter Gammons
MAYBE THEY WENT FLATAlthough there was a lot of discussion about juiced-up baseballs, the Dodgers had little reason to join in: Overstocked with 1986 Chub Feeney balls, they didn't break out the...
Jim Lampley has done his last telecast for ABC
July 13, 1987 | Edited by Gay Flood
SLAM!Your NBA championship cover photograph (June 22) was great! One picture told it all: Kareem Abdul-Jabbar. What a fitting tribute to the greatness of the Lakers. Hail to Kareem and to Magic...
July 13, 1987 | Jay Jennings
On a Hampshire court, a Yank sees the game at its most relaxed
July 13, 1987 | Demmie Stathoplos
Apprentice Kent Desormeaux leads the nation in wins
July 13, 1987
CASSANDRA WHITEHOBBS, N. MEX.Cassandra, a 5'4½" guard from Hobbs High, led the South past the North 75-72 in the state girls AAAA-AAA all-star basketball game in Farmington, with a quadruple...
July 13, 1987 | Compiled By Roger Jackson
BOWLING—BRIAN VOSS of the U.S. defeated Amleto Monacelli of Venezuela 245-219 to win the Southern California PBA Open and $17,000, in Riverside, Calif.
It's too soon to push the panic button over the Seoul Olympics