EQUESTRIAN—GEORGE LINDEMANN, riding Threes and Sevens, had two penalty-free rounds to defeat Joe Fargis, aboard Mill Pearl, by four faults and win a Grandprix event and $30,000 in Port Jervis, N.Y.
September 17, 1990
MELANIE GETZBRENTWOOD, MO.Getz, 32, a physical-education teacher, set a national weightlifting record in the women's 56-kg class at the U.S. Olympic Festival, when she snatched 73.5 kg. She broke...
Al Davis is insulting fans in L.A. and Oakland
At an international jugglers festival in L.A., some took the balls and ran with them
Indians have ceased to be appropriate team mascots
September 17, 1990 | Jeff Bradley
The A's Billy Beane quit playing to be a scout
WHITHER PEBBLE BEACH?
•George Archer, Senior tour golfer, on the prospect of retiring: "Baseball players quit playing, and they take up golf. Basketball players quit, take up golf. Football players quit, take up golf....
September 17, 1990 | Alexander Wolff
September 17, 1990 | Donald J. Barr
Twenty-Two years ago, When H.G. (Buzz) Bissinger was 13 years old, he read an SI story by Dan Jenkins about a Texas high school quarterback named Jack Mildren (Pursuit of a Big Blue Chipper, Sept....
September 17, 1990 | Paul Zimmerman
September 17, 1990 | Rick Reilly
September 17, 1990 | Hank Hersch
September 17, 1990 | Jack McCallum
September 17, 1990 | Ron Fimrite
September 17, 1990
JOSEIt's about time! An article dealing with the "real" Jose Canseco (Whaddaya Say, Jose?, Aug. 20). After years of media overkill on this baseball phenom's problems, SI has revealed a side of...
After 29 straight losses to Clemson, sweet victory
OFFENSESubstituting for the injured Chuck tailback at Tennessee, rushed for 248 yards on 22 carries, and scored on runs of 69 and 80 yards in a 40-7 victory over Mississippi State.
ONE FROM THE HEART
Redskins at 49ers. It seems like 10 years ago that Bill Walsh was "resting" a "fatigued" Joe Montana and giving Steve Young playing time at quarterback for the 49ers, and that Doug Williams and...
Is it a coincidence that quarterbacks come into their own when Lindy Infante is running the offense? You make the call. Cincinnati's Ken Anderson had an MVP season in 1981, when Infante was in his...
It was a nice night in Pittsburgh on Sept. 1, when the Steelers played their final preseason game: 81°, a light southwest wind, no threat of rain. Late in the third quarter, with the Steelers and...
September 17, 1990 | Rick Wolff
Artist John Hull has caught the moods of Louisville's Triple A Redbirds on canvas
September 17, 1990 | H.G. Bissinger
September 17, 1990 | Jim Gullo
September 17, 1990 | David Morine
Percy hated hunting, but he gave squirrels fits