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The Color Purple The Color Purple

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Dec. 14, 1992

The Color Purple

It's the only one that counts with Dennis Green, who has sold the Vikings on his belief that hard work wins football games.

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The USFL's Trump Card The USFL's Trump Card

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Feb. 13, 1984

The USFL's Trump Card

Builder Donald Trump, owner of the New Jersey Generals, has bid big bucks to make his league a winner.

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Born to Be a Big Leaguer Born to Be a Big Leaguer

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May 16, 1988

Born to Be a Big Leaguer

The way 18-year-old Ken Griffey Jr. is hitting, he may become the first player ever to join his father in the major leagues.

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A Piazza With Everything A Piazza With Everything

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July 05, 1993

A Piazza With Everything

Rookie catcher Mike Piazza brings a hot bat, a fiery intensity and a touch of the paisano to Tommy Lasorda's lineup

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The High Price Of Hard Living The High Price Of Hard Living

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Feb. 27, 1995

The High Price Of Hard Living

Reckless years in the fast lane, fueled by alcohol and cocaine, have cost former New York Met phenoms Darryl Strawberry and Dwight Gooden the prime years of their careers

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