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July 20, 1987 | Volume 67, Issue 3

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Andre Dawson Cover - Sports Illustrated July 20, 1987

July 20, 1987 | Hank Hersch
Pitchers are throwing high and tight, and the hitters aren't taking it lying down

July 20, 1987 | Jaime Diaz
To his still-growing parade of titles, Gary Player has now added the U.S. Senior Open

July 20, 1987 | Hank Hersch
The Bullets' Muggsy Bogues, all 5'3" of him, is set to take on the giants of the NBA.

July 20, 1987 | Douglas S. Looney

July 20, 1987 | Peter Gammons
One hundred forty two years after the first baseball rules were written, and three months into the 1987 season, one truth remains self-evident: The game is as unpredictable as ever.

July 20, 1987 | Peter Gammons
Sometimes things don't turn out quite the way you expect them to. Like the entire first half of the 1987 baseball season. In the April 6 issue of SI, we confidently made our predictions. On your...

July 20, 1987 | Ralph Wiley

July 20, 1987 | Edited by Gay Flood
SIMPSON'S OPENLong live Rick Reilly! Each paragraph of his story on the U.S. Open (An Open and Shut Case, June 29) was a birdie you could read like a tap-in. My gosh, does he play as well as he...

July 20, 1987 | Sam Toperoff
Anything goes at Italy's Palio, part horse race, part Mardi Gras

July 20, 1987 | Sam Moses
After an illness, Tim Richmond is winning again

July 20, 1987 | Alexander Wolff
The Tour de France began with high drama and low comedy

July 20, 1987 | Frank Deford

July 20, 1987 | Peter Hillyer
At 72, Joe Sweeney is leaving a mark on college tennis courts

July 20, 1987 | Carter Coleman
A cross-country man takes his final shot at a personal best

July 20, 1987
LISA MOOREWELLESLEY, MASS.Lisa, a freshman al Wellesley High, fanned 258 batters and allowed one earned run in 123 innings through the Division I state softball finals She was 14-0 with a 0.00 ERA...

July 20, 1987 | Compiled by Roger Jackson
BOWLING—SCOTT DEVERS defeated Marc McDowell 234-206 to win the PBA Miller Lite Challenge and $23,000, in Tucson.

July 20, 1987 | Kenny Moore
It's time for the top runners to start racing one another

July 20, 1987 | Edited by Steve Wulf

July 20, 1987 | Edited by Steve Wulf
•Bill Lee, former major league pitcher and noted flake, on the new orange roof in Montreal's Olympic Stadium: "It looks like the same thing George Scott wore around his waist when he was trying to...