January 12, 2004 | Don Yaeger
Died After a 10-month battle with a brain tumor, two-time World Series reliever Tug McGraw, 59, who was, as he loved to say, "lefthanded in every way." McGraw was the inspiration for the Mets' team that fought from...
December 25, 1978 | Edited by William Leggett
June 12, 1972 | Ron Fimrite
From the beginning, it was apparent this would be no ordinary baseball season—particularly since it did not even begin at the beginning. The players' strike, which delayed opening day by more than a week, was only...
August 29, 1988 | Rick Reilly
Baseball strikes out with this football aficionado
July 08, 1974 | Edited by Andrew Crichton
•Ray Scott, Detroit Pistons coach, asked which NBA team was hurt most by the expansion draft to stock the New Orleans franchise: "New Orleans."