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Third is the Word
As a new season begins, many a club has many a new face, and a player strike could be in the offing, but certain verities remain. Take two: George Brett (left) and Mike Schmidt, paragons at their position, and compelling proof that for any team which seriously hopes to contend for a league championship this year...
Heaven Help Marge Schott
The Reds' owner, long ago reduced to a life of loneliness, has further isolated herself by her spiteful words and witless deeds.
The Master List
The 50 greatest sports figures of the century from each of the 50 states
BALTIMORE'S TWO FLAGS
"We know we have to beat the Yankees ourselves," says Brooks Robinson, the All-Star third baseman. "I want a two-team race—just the Yankees and us.
He's out from under the shadow
Doug DeCinces has finally put a stop to Oriole supporters' babbling for Brooks
The reasons why the Orioles won
A large share of the credit goes to a scouting report that said flatly, 'The Dodgers can't hit fast balls'
ROOKIES OF 1957
BROOKS ROBINSON, 3B Only 19 with but a year and a half of pro ball behind him, he is heir apparent to George Kell at Baltimore's third base. Lean and loose ...
JUST CALL THEM PLAIN FOLK HEROES
But Brooks Robinson, as usual playing a shallow third base—shallower than most other third basemen ever dare, particularly in a situation like this with two outs ...
THAT BLACK AND ORANGE MAGIC
All the Orioles seemed to have a hand in casting a spell over Cincinnati but there was no one to compare with Brooks Robinson, the friendly ...