January 21, 2008
LAST JUNE, the Devil Rays honored the world champion 1955 Brooklyn Dodgers and invited three of the club's mainstays—Hall of Famer Duke Snider and pitchers Carl Erskine and Johnny Podres—to throw first pitches....
December 12, 2005 | Terry McDonell
1954 • ROGER BANNISTER
May 31, 2004 | Stephen Cannella
JANUARY 2, 1956
November 10, 2003
Statisticians and fatalists know that everybody has to lose some time—but why does it happen so often for a team the week after it's touted on the cover of SI?
October 25, 1993 | Tim Kurkjian
It was the day before game 1 of the 1993 World Series, the first Fall Classic for Johnny Podres in 28 years. He shuffled past dozens of reporters, asked a clubhouse kid, "How do I get to the field from here?" and...