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August 17, 1987 | Volume 67, Issue 7

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Alan Trammell Cover - Sports Illustrated August 17, 1987

August 17, 1987 | Noel Hynd
Do you like baseball the way it is played at Fenway Park, with the Green Monster looming behind every pitch? If you do, then you would have loved Philadelphia's Shibe Park some 60 years ago....

August 17, 1987 | Edited by Steve Wulf

August 17, 1987 | Edited by Steve Wulf
•Chuck Armstrong, the Seattle Mariners' chief operating officer, on the organization's placing third in a local corporate spelling bee: "We're really pleased. This is the highest the Mariners have...

August 17, 1987 | Ralph Wiley
The 49ers got pro football off to a sizzling start with a win over the Chiefs in the Hall of Fame game

August 17, 1987 | John Garrity
Detroit walloped the Yankees to enliven the race in the AL East

August 17, 1987 | Robert Sullivan
John McEnroe ventured to Vermont with his 1987 guru and a solid game in tow

August 17, 1987 | Jaime Diaz

August 17, 1987 | Peter Gammons
Baseball has mounted a campaign to stop pitchers from doctoring balls and hitters from corking bats

August 17, 1987 | E.M. Swift

August 17, 1987 | Donald J. Barr
We suppose everybody has his own private Shangri-la. For many of the golfing-afflicted here at SPORTS ILLUSTRATED, it's the Royal Dornoch Golf Club in Scotland, somewhere between the Loch Ness...

August 17, 1987 | Jill Lieber

August 17, 1987 | Peter Gammons

August 17, 1987 | Peter Gammons

August 17, 1987 | Douglas S. Looney
Trotter Mack Lobell carved up the Hambletonian field

August 17, 1987 | Rick Reilly

August 17, 1987
PIT BULLSAs an owner of a bullterrier, the pit bull's "cousin" (The Pit Bull: Friend and Killer, July 27), I have felt the negative attitude of friends and neighbors toward my "buddy," who is as...

August 17, 1987 | Compiled by Roger Jackson
BOWLING—MARK ROTH won the Greater Buffalo Open and a $16,000 check with a 259-215 victory over Chris Warren.

August 17, 1987
CAROL ZACHARYKNOXVILLE, TENN.Carol, a senior pitcher, was 30-0 this season with an 0.35 ERA as she paced 33-0 Gibbs High to its fourth Class AA girls' state softball title in five years. As the...

August 17, 1987 | Robert Sullivan
Thoreau's watering hole should remain a public domain