July 07, 1980 | Edited by Jerry Kirshenbaum
COURTING A BOYCOTT
September 19, 1966 | Jack Olsen
Baseball enters the stretch—and here come the colorful Dodgers, their eyes on the flag and their elbows in ice baths. A fight flares, laughter cools it, and the world champions stagger on—maybe all the way
April 25, 1983 | Herm Weiskopf
While bouncing from the Mets to the Rangers to the Yankees to the Pirates, Centerfielder Lee Mazzilli has carried a "bad arm" tag. Just how bad was evident during 4-3 and 9-1 Pittsburgh losses last week to the...
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."
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."