June 11, 2001 | Tom Verducci
Tom Seaver (11-3) vs. Steve Carlton (3-12)17 games, 1970 to '83. Even in Lefty's 27-10 Cy Young season of 72, Mets' Seaver has upper hand: only pitcher to beat Phillies ace twice that year.
January 22, 2007 | Adam Duerson
JIM PALMER, 61-year-old former pitcher, on his recent wedding proposal: "I didn't have any problem getting down on my knee, but I had a problem getting back up."
October 22, 2007
3 Short-course world records set by U.S. swimmer Kate
Ziegler last weekend: two in the 800-meter freestyle, lowering the mark to
8:08, and one in the 1,500 meters (15:32.90).
July 13, 2009 | TOM VERDUCCI
Before laptops, spreadsheets and VORP, the wizard of Baltimore was winning pennants by following his own internal baseball calculus