August 27, 2012 | MICHAEL ROSENBERG
The stories of Rob Jones and Oksana Masters are remarkable, and if they also prove inspirational, that's fine with them. But they have another narrative they prefer, the one that has brought them together to the...
April 30, 2007 | CHRIS BALLARD
progressive and creative baseball mind and his Veeckian flair for showmanship,
the controversial former Mets manager is a national hero--alas, halfway around
April 02, 2007 | David Epstein
AS ONE Iraq war vet starts his career as a pro athlete, a veteran athlete has gone off to join the fighting in Iraq. Former NFL defensive lineman Jeremy Staat (right) will soon start a seven-month deployment along...
December 12, 2005 | S.L. Price
Lonnie's still out there. The other team members have already cooled down, munched muffins, shucked their prostheses to let the October air cool their blistered stumps; for a few of them, the Percocet has begun to...
November 28, 2005 | Stephen Cannella
Making $4 million in a country where he's beloved, Bobby Valentine is proving there's nothing minor league about Japanese baseball