Showing 1 - 10 of 150 Stories for Sammy Sosa
The Education Of Sammy Sosa Having learned that his personal goals and those of the team can be reached with a single stroke, the Cubs slugger produced the greatest home run streak the game has ever seen
Sammy Sosa used to wear a millstone around his neck. It was agold pendant approximately the size of a manhole cover, hungfrom a chain that ...
Big Swingers Mark McGwire and Sammy Sosa treated the nation to a home run race that was as refreshing as a day at the beach
Itwas unanimous. It was the easiest selection in our history. Itcouldn't be one Sportsman of the Year. It had to be two. MarkMcGwire and Sammy ...
The 500 Crowd Sammy Sosa is the latest to hit his 500th home run. With lots of others in line, is the number losing its luster?
In hard currency more than prestige, the value of 500 home runs has been a source of recalculation ever since Aug. 11, 1929. On that day Babe ...
Heaven And Hell
Sammy Sosa's dream season was a nightmare for the man who taught him baseball but had to follow the home run race from a snake pit of a prison in the Dominican Republic
Playing on Joe DiMaggio's home turf, Ken Griffey Jr., the game's most consistent slugger, matched the Clipper's lifetime home run mark
Is Baseball in the Asterisk Era?
New questions about steroids have cast doubt on the legitimacy of the game's power-hitting records
Hail To The Rajah
Before Ted Williams, there was Rogers Hornsby, the forgotten father of the father of hitting
The inside story of the deal, engineered by Reds G.M. Jim Bowden, that sent Ken Griffey Jr. back to Cincinnati at a bargain rate
Home Run Fever
Ever wonder what it would be like to go on a three-day long-ball bender, chasing the men who are chasing Roger Maris's epic record? So did the author
State Of Grace From the unique perspective of first baseman and eternal optimist Mark Grace, an appreciation of the Chicago Cubs' singular season
In theChicago Cubs' first series of the season, at Florida, Grace washit so ... Rightfielder Sammy Sosa hit 66 home runs, rookie righthander