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August 22, 1994 | Volume 81, Issue 8

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 Cover - Sports Illustrated August 22, 1994

August 22, 1994 | Edited by E.M. Swift and Richard O'Brien
Cleaning Up the Act

August 22, 1994 | Edited by E.M. Swift and Richard O'Brien
The cover model for the NCAA's Official 1994 College Football Records Book, Demetrea Shelton, a star receiver last season for North Alabama, has been declared academically ineligible and will play...

August 22, 1994 | Edited by E.M. Swift and Richard O'Brien
Ken Griffey Jr.Seattle Mariner centerfielder, on the effect of the baseball strike on the stellar seasons he and Chicago White Sox first baseman Frank Thomas were enjoying: "We picked a bad year...

August 22, 1994 | Richard Hoffer
Take heart, baseball fans. Here, in your hour of need, is the thrilling conclusion to the '94 season. You won't believe what happens

August 22, 1994
While major leaguers are striking, minor leaguers like Chris Truby, of the Class A Auburn (N.Y.) Astros, still salute the flag before pursuing a labor of love.

August 22, 1994 | Peter King

August 22, 1994 | Rick Reilly
There's no stopping Nick Price, who ran away with the PGA

August 22, 1994 | Phil Taylor
Dream Team II, as expected, won the world championships in a real laugher

August 22, 1994 | Gerald M. Levin/Chairman and CEO, Time Warner Inc.
Careful readers of our masthead in this issue will notice a small typographical change that in fact signals a major one in Time Inc.'s publishing leadership: the title of CEO moves from chairman...

August 22, 1994 | Kelly Whiteside
Five years after their Little League World Series win, Team Trumbull has seen some changes

August 22, 1994 | Bruce Newman
Now that she is the only person in the 57-year history of the All-American Soap Box Derby to win at the nationals in Rubber City two years running, maybe somebody could explain to Danielle Del...

August 22, 1994 | Leigh Montville
The punch came straight from a Saturday-morning cartoon, a fist in an Acme boxing glove hitting Mr. Wile E. Coyote straight on the button and sending him into an exaggerated flip that was followed...

August 22, 1994 | Kelli Anderson
George Mikan leans his 6'10" frame over a small metal desk, adjusts his thick glasses and combs the sports pages of The Chicago Tribune. "Ah, there it is!" he says triumphantly. "But only for the...

August 22, 1994 | Frank Deford

August 22, 1994
Paula PattersonVANCOUVER, WASH.Paula, 18, won the Oregon women's amateur golf championship with a 3-and-2 victory over Amy Lawrence in the finals of the match-play tournament. Patterson, who will...

August 22, 1994 | Alan Shipnuck
Strike or no strike, the national pastime is alive and well in the Northern League

August 22, 1994
The baseball walkout forced one studious observer to consider his options

August 22, 1994
This is the way the World Cup ends—not with a bang but a whimper. (My apologies to T.S. Eliot.)SCOTT SAILOR, AMES, IOWA