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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.
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...
The Master List
The 50 greatest sports figures of the century from each of the 50 states
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'
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.
THE BATMEN STRIKE
Luis Aparicio singles, Russ Snyder singles and Frank Robinson homers. Wilson and his elbow leave, and Dave Wickersham relieves. Brooks Robinson singles.
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 ...