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April 15, 1991 | Volume 74, Issue 14

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Nolan Ryan Cover - Sports Illustrated April 15, 1991

April 15, 1991 | John Steinbreder
Baseball's oldest stadiums have found they can't generate revenue the way their newer cousins can

April 15, 1991 | Franz Lidz

April 15, 1991 | Steve Rushin

April 15, 1991 | Steve Rushin

April 15, 1991 | Leigh Montville

April 15, 1991 | Bruce Anderson
"Take Me Out to the Ball Game" was written by two guys who had never been to a game

April 15, 1991 | Roy Blount Jr.
Baseball has percentages, ratios and averages in numbing abundance, but, the author asks, where are the stats when you really need them?

April 15, 1991 | Edited by Michael Jaffe
WhiffedAgainst Cincinnati Reds righthander Tim Layana, actor Tom Selleck, 46, in a spring-training at bat for the Detroit Tigers, in Lakeland, Fla. Selleck, who played baseball in high school and...

April 15, 1991
Jim FrauenhoffSTUART, FLA.

April 15, 1991 | Leigh Montville
As baseball's new season begins, the previous one recedes into dim memory, even for the World Series champions

April 15, 1991 | Steve Wulf
A dad, jaded by access to baseball's innermost sanctums, views the sport anew, thanks to his young boy

April 15, 1991 | Edited by Steve Wulf

April 15, 1991 | Edited by Steve Wulf
[Thumb Up]To David Robinson of the San Antonio Spurs, for giving $108,000 to the "I Have a Dream" Foundation, which will use the money to ensure the college education of 90 fifth graders at San...

April 15, 1991 | Edited by Steve Wulf
Dave Winfield, Angel outfielder, on hitting in front of newly acquired Dave Parker in the batting order: "You're going to hear pitchers saying, 'Nobody told me there'd be Daves like this.' "

April 15, 1991 | Edited by Steve Wulf
Tommy Lasorda is going public: Tommy Lasorda Foods, that is, makers of a line of pasta sauces developed by the Los Angeles manager. Fans attending Grapefruit League games this spring often found...

April 15, 1991 | Edited by Steve Wulf
The Masters, golf's most storied tournament, will be played this week at Augusta National. SI's John Garrity has selected the 10 most momentous strokes in the Masters' 54-year history.

April 15, 1991 | Edited by Steve Wulf
Baltimore Oriole slugger Boog Powell—half of him, at least—graced the cover of our baseball issue. Unfortunately, he was painted wearing street shoes instead of spikes. In the scouting report on...

April 15, 1991 | Hank Hersch

April 15, 1991 | Merrell Noden

April 15, 1991 | William Oscar Johnson

April 15, 1991 | William Oscar Johnson
Be the boss of your very own baseball team!

April 15, 1991 | William Oscar Johnson
•Out With The Old!•Salaries Slashed!•Must Make Room For New Merchandise!

April 15, 1991 | William Oscar Johnson
Buy the Astros and get 30 YEARS of Houston baseball lore and legend!

April 15, 1991 | William Oscar Johnson
The Houston AstrosA franchise for the 21st Century, built on ASTRO-LOGIC

April 15, 1991 | John Papanek
It Rankles Roy Blount Jr. that, at least on some subjects, he knows less now than he did in ninth grade. "When I was 14, I was up on all the baseball statistics," says Blount, the Southern...

April 15, 1991 | Steve Rushin

April 15, 1991
It is called time BAT, the Baseball Aptitude Test, but the quiz that follows might also be called Baseball Anti-Trivia. It is about the facts, names and figures that are essential to the game's...

April 15, 1991
Campaneris: WALTER IOOSS JR./Campusano: CHUCK SOLOMON Thompson: MICKEY PFLEGER/Thomson. UPI/BETTMANN NEWSPHOTOS

April 15, 1991
The appeal of baseball is as diverse as the places where it's played

April 15, 1991
Hobey BakerI would like to thank Ron Fimrite for his article about Hobey Baker (A Flame That Burned Too Brightly, March 18). It was refreshing to learn of an enormously gifted athlete with such...

April 15, 1991 | Peter Gammons

April 15, 1991 | Ron Fimrite
The city on the Delaware is at the heart of two new books, about the worst teams in baseball and about Shibe Park

April 15, 1991 | Hank Hersch

April 15, 1991 | Tim Kurkjian

April 15, 1991 | Tim Kurkjian