August 18, 1969
•Julie Heldman, U.S. Wightman Cup tennis star who won the women's singles title at the Maccabiah Games in Israel: "Tell 'em I owe my success to eating bagels and lox and kosher pickles."
July 02, 1979 | Edited by Myra Gelband
•Dave Heaverlo, relief pitcher for the last-place A's, after he got his right arm caught in the door of an Oakland Coliseum elevator: "My gawd, there goes the pennant."
June 30, 1980 | Compiled by BROOKS CLARK
BOWLING—TOM BAKER won his first PBA title with a 213-182 victory over Tommy Hudson in the $80,000 Northern California Open in Fremont.
July 04, 1983 | Herm Weiskopf
According to an SI poll of major league infielders, these stadiums have the worst infield playing surfaces:
June 03, 1991 | Ron Fimrite
Smokers are perfectly welcome at Oakland A's games, just as long as they don't exhale