September 27, 1971 | Ron Fimrite
Sometimes there is no accounting for a revelation. It may come, as it did to the recumbent Sir Isaac Newton, when an apple disengages itself from an overhead branch. Or it may come, as it did for Oakland Athletics...
September 15, 1969
•Earl Weaver, Baltimore Orioles manager, after Kansas City successfully executed a ninth-inning suicide squeeze bunt: "I yelled from the dugout, 'Watch the squeeze,' and then I watched it."
August 16, 1971 | Roy Blount
April 16, 1990 | Matthew J. Costello
These indoor games let you manage like Earl Weaver and hit like Mickey Mantle
October 13, 1986 | Edited by Robert Sullivan
•Betsy Cronkite, when told that her husband, Walter, an avid sailor and former anchor, wished to die on a 60-foot yacht with a 16-year-old mistress by his side: "He's more likely to die on a 16-foot yacht with a...