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July 03, 1989 | Volume 71, Issue 1

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Pete Rose Cover - Sports Illustrated July 03, 1989

July 03, 1989 | Jill Lieber

July 03, 1989 | Leigh Montville
Larry Bird played his first game since November. It was as if he had never left

July 03, 1989 | Dave Scheiber

July 03, 1989 | Demmie Stathoplos

July 03, 1989 | Edited by Gay Flood
ON TARGETI commend Jack McCallum on his statement in the NBA preview (Scouting Reports, Nov. 7, 1988): "From first man to 12th, Detroit is the best team in the NBA." McCallum also predicted, "You...

July 03, 1989 | Sam Moses

July 03, 1989 | Douglas S. Looney
Jon Lugbill went from superb to stunning in winning his fifth world white-water crown

July 03, 1989 | Peter Gammons

July 03, 1989 | Peter Gammons
CLOTHES MAKE THE MANAngel reliever Bob McClure is such a slugabed that he goes by the nickname Dr. Rot, and even has a DR ROT license plate on his truck. "I like to lie around the house, watch TV...

July 03, 1989 | Franz Lidz

July 03, 1989 | Edited by Steve Wulf

July 03, 1989 | Edited by Steve Wulf
•Ralph Kiner, Hall of Famer and New York Mets broadcaster, on relief pitcher Steve Bedrosian, who was recently traded from the Philadelphia Phillies to the San Francisco Giants: "All of his saves...

July 03, 1989
BARRY COHNCLEVELANDCohn, 29, a stockbroker, had two holes in one during a round at Lake Forest Country Club, in Hudson, Ohio. He used a nine-iron on the 127-yard 6th hole for his first ace, and a...

July 03, 1989 | Compiled by J.E. Vader
BOXING—JEFF HARDING knocked out Dennis Andries in the 12th round to win the WBC light heavyweight crown, in Atlantic City.

July 03, 1989 | Ron Fimrite
The author and his dad were bound by a love of sports