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The Beast Team In Baseball
The menagerie known as the San Diego Zoo has been devouring its National League opponents
WITH 'BALLS,' GRAIG NETTLES TAKES A FEW CUTS AT GEORGE STEINBRENNER
Graig Nettles has chosen an apt title for his book, Balls (G.P. Putnam's Sons, $14.95), written with Peter Golenbock (author of Dynasty and ...
All The Yankees Were Dandies
New York won its fourth American League pennant in the last six seasons by dusting off the Oakland A's
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...
Detroit Jumped All Over 'Em
The Tigers leaped to the fore in every game as they bounded past the Padres to win the 81st Series
Graig Nettles put "E5" (error, third base) on his glove, and that little reminder helped him win two Gold Gloves for the Yankees. Amos Otis, the ...
A Yank of the first rank
Quiet Don Mattingly, as in battingly, swings a loud stick for New York
NEW YORK'S NETTLESOME MAN AT THIRD
Third base may be the hot corner for some, but for Graig Nettles of the Yankees it is center stage. He does not merely play the position, he ...
The Bronx Zoo
As third baseman Graig Nettles points out in The Bronx Zoo, reliever Sparky Lyle's memoir of the 1978 Yankees, some little boys dream about running away to ...