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The Left Arm Of God
He was a consummate artist on the mound, the most dominant player of his time, yet he shunned fame and always put team above self. On the field or off, Sandy Koufax was pitcher perfect
THE GREAT HOLDOUT
You can learn a lot about the problems of journalism by studying the printed record of the life of Sandy Koufax. As far as I am concerned, nobody since Rudolph ...
KOUFAX ON KOUFAX
But beyond everyone stood Sandy Koufax, Sportsman of the Year (see cover). ... of excellenceâ€”and got this unique interview KOUFAX ON KOUFAX.
The Very Best Act in Town
When this SI Classic ran in 1963, Sandy Koufax was in his prime but wary about how long it would last
THE FINAL STRENGTH WAS SANDY
He watched as a thin young man of 19 named Sandy Koufax warmed up for his first start in the major leagues. "He's fast," Mele thought. Koufax was fast.
Turn up the Heat
October baseball is simple. If you want to win, you better bring a staff full of power arms—guys like Rays ace David Price (the game's hardest-throwing lefty starter). And postseason secret weapon Aroldis Chapman (the hardest thrower, period), who's breathing fire in the Reds' bullpen. Get ready. The next four weeks will be a gas.
A dandy not unlike Sandy
Likening USC's young Bill Bordley to Koufax might seem a bit much, if he were not a lefty with a 24-1 record
Now Everyone Believes Him
It took a near-fatal stroke to convince doubters that Houston's J.R. Richard wasn't faking when he complained of arm troubles
THEY'D RATHER PITCH THAN HIT
Seventeen months ago, on a humid Sunday afternoon in Los Angeles, one of the more triumphant scenes in baseball history took place when Sandy Koufax ...