July 07, 1980 | Edited by Jerry Kirshenbaum
COURTING A BOYCOTT
October 01, 1973 | Edited by Robert W. Creamer
•Henry Aaron, asked by a woman if he was the Home Run King: "No, Dave Johnson's upstairs in his room asleep."
October 16, 1972
Austin (Texas) College football Coach Duane Nutt, a deeply religious man, recently urged his players to "go to the Bible in time of need and you'll find something that will help." When Receiver Byron Boston decided...
May 29, 1972 | Harold Peterson
The game has to be fun if you're going to be any good at it," Popeye says. And that's no spinach, particularly if the game you're talking about is baseball. His formula seems to work. In previous years the San Diego...
May 25, 1970 | Edited by Robert Creamer
•Richie Allen, St. Louis Cardinal slugger and horseman, on artificial playing surfaces: "If a horse can't eat it, then I don't like it."