July 30, 2001 | Steve Rushin
The beauty of baseball is the absence of a clock. Time doesn't stop for ballplayers, but it does cease to matter. ("What time is it?" someone asked Yogi Berra, and he replied, "You mean now?") When they leave the...
April 02, 2001 | Steve Rushin
Oh, doctor! Sports can lead to illness, perhaps even sickness unto sudden death
February 26, 2001 | Steve Rushin
History and TV ratings may be telling us that our major sports are in an irreversible slide
November 20, 2000
The problem isn't the length of baseball games, It's that Rick Reilly has the attention span of a five-year-old.—JOHN OSTER, New Haven, Conn.
October 23, 2000
Walter Payton, 275 rushing yards in a game, 1977.Just last week two players rushed for 200-plus. Payton's mark isn't far off.