September 01, 2003 | Steve Rushin
Aspiring author Ted Geisel's first manuscript was rejected 28 times, prompting him to reflect, years later, "When you're in a slump/You're not in for much fun./Un-Slumping yourself/Is not easily done." (The writer,...
December 27, 1999
1 Bob GibsonCardinals' two-time Cy Young winner
September 22, 1997 | Edited by Richard O'Brien and Hank Hersch
May 25, 1992 | Steve Rushin
Thirty years ago, the newborn New York Mets made baseball history of the most dubious kind
May 16, 1988 | Larry Colton
Even though I had been a pitcher during my professional baseball career, when I was invited to play in an Equitable Old-Timers' game at Philadelphia's Veterans Stadium last summer, the fantasies I began to have were...