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Step Aside, I'm Off to Philly
Class came through in the NCAA regionals as high-ranked North Carolina, Virginia, Louisiana State and Indiana blew the opposition out. Next stop, the Spectrum, where they'll form the most formidable final four in years
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.
His Enthusiasm Is Catching
One reason for National League superiority is Montreal's Gary Carter, who talks a good game and plays a better one
THE BIG ZINGER FROM BINGER
Johnny Bench is a small-town boy, but there is nothing small-time about his arm or his hitting or his confidence. Only 21, he fully expects to become baseball's ...
In Philadelphia, They're the Wheeze Kids
Former Reds teammates Pete Rose (left), Joe Morgan and Tony Perez are together in Philly, where they'll play at aptly named Veterans Stadium
Sharp As Ever
Compelled by a hard-edged New England work ethic, the White Sox' Carlton Fisk is, at the age of 42, still a cut or two above other catchers
Murphy's Law is Nice Guys Finish First
Atlanta's Dale Murphy was the National League's MVP and Gold Glove centerfielder in 1982, and this year he's even better
Bringing Up Junior
Young Ken Griffey Jr., son of a baseball star, is already the kind of player that candy bars are named after
JOHNNY GOES JOB HUNTING IN A TIGHT MARKET
Johnny Bench's announced desire to remain in the Cincinnati lineup, but catch only twice a week, is turning out to be something less than a hit ...