March 29, 1999
Throwing HeatAlas, Kerry Wood has flamed out for 1999, but baseball is stoked with fireballing young whiffmeisters—call them Generation K—ready to pick up his torch. At right and on the following pages are three such...
October 25, 1999 | Michael Bamberger
In a National League Championship Series marked by superb pitching and a 15-inning nail-biter, the never-say-die Mets, down three games to none, dug in to win two straight from the Braves
October 25, 1999 | Gary Smith
The Braves' closer sprints in from the pen, hocks big gobs of spit, throws 97 mph and dishes out abuse to his abusers. "If we suck so bad, why can't they beat us?" John Rocker barked about the Mets when New York...
December 27, 1999 | Jeff Pearlman
Shooting outrageously from the lip, Braves closer bangs away at his favorite targets: the Mets, their fans, their city and just about everyone in it
January 10, 2000 | John Walters
"Rocker is awesome and proved it on the mound last season. The controversy with the Mets only fired him and the rest of the team up more, and it paid off in the NLCS. He ran his mouth and backed it up with his arm....