May 23, 2005 | Mark Bechtel
$103,325,510 Amount wagered on the Kentucky Derby this year, on- and off-track, the first time a U.S. horse race had more than $100 million in bets.
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November 16, 1970 | Roy Blount Jr.
Given their chance by expansion, some undersized scramblers are making a place and a name for themselves in pro basketball. Their presence adds a new and welcome dimension to the sport of giants
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1 Ty CobbBaseball's best lifetime average (.366)
May 11, 1970 | Frank Deford
When the twain met, New York found Los Angeles' peerless Jerry West the principal obstacle to victory in the NBA playoffs