July 04, 1994 | Tim Kurkjian
Sad State of Pitching, Case No. 953: Giant reliever Pat Gomez threw three consecutive wild pitches in the eighth inning of a 7-5 loss to the Reds last Thursday. His next pitch, like the three previous ones, bounced...
April 06, 1992 | Steve Rushin
With a name like his, in a town like New York, why isn't Mets slugger Howard Johnson a commercial smash hit?
August 07, 1989 | Edited by Robert Sullivan
•Howard Johnson, New York Mets third baseman, on Royals slugger Bo Jackson: "Maybe they should see if his body is corked."
April 04, 1988 | Edited by Steve Wulf
•Jack Ramsay, Indiana Pacers coach, upon being asked
"Can I help you?" by a female clerk as he checked into his hotel:
"Can you rebound?"
August 17, 1987 | Peter Gammons
Baseball has mounted a campaign to stop pitchers from doctoring balls and hitters from corking bats