July 29, 1991 | Edited by Steve Wulf
Last week's 50th anniversary of the end of Joe DiMaggio's 56-game hitting streak calls to mind an anecdote involving DiMaggio and a little-known outfielder named Darrell Brown. Seven years ago, Brown, who played for...
April 04, 1988 | Christopher Lewis
In May 1941, America began a portentous mood swing. Charles Lindbergh, the country's aviator hero and a vociferous opponent of U.S. involvement in the European war, fell from favor with President Roosevelt and the...
October 07, 1985 | Edited by Robert Sullivan
•Actress Jane Russell, who was once married to the late Los Angeles Rams quarterback Bob Waterfield, remembering what she told Marilyn Monroe before the latter married Joe DiMaggio: "Well, they're birds of a feather...
August 06, 1984 | Henry Hecht
When the Twins were in New York for Old-Timers' Day recently, outfielder Darrell Brown tracked down Joe DiMaggio in the depths of Yankee Stadium and used this pitch to get him to autograph a pair of baseballs. "I...
May 18, 1981 | Edited by Jerry Kirshenbaum
•Joe DiMaggio, reflecting on what his salary might have been in baseball's current free-agent market: "If I were sitting down with George Steinbrenner and based on what Dave Winfield got for his statistics, I'd have...