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What Really Happened to Ted Williams
A year after the jarring news that the Splendid Splinter was being frozen in a cryonics lab, new details, including a decapitation, suggest that one of America's greatest heroes may never rest in peace
Striking It Rich at Snowbird
In 1954, then 28, Ted Johnson was on his way to Sun Valley for an aimless winter when someone told him about Alta. Although he went around the world a ...
Fight to the Finish
New England and Carolina went toe-to-toe, but Tom Brady kept his cool and led the Patriots to their second NFL title in three years
Teaching Them Ted's Way
Outsiders were talking of Unterrible Teddy and insiders were awed by his knowledge. After two serene, skillful and stimulating weeks with his Washington Senators, Mr. Williams was back in baseball for sure
Hail To The Rajah
Before Ted Williams, there was Rogers Hornsby, the forgotten father of the father of hitting
A Real Rap Session
Wade Boggs, Ted Williams and Don Mattingly rendezvous to talk about-what else?-hitting.
Farewell, Teddy Ballgame
With the death of Ted Williams, the author reflects on encounters with the Splendid Splinter over half a century
Two For the Show
The Celtics' Larry Bird and Lakers' Magic Johnson have the hottest hands to hit the beleaguered NBA in a long time
A Tale of Two Eras
Today's players are bigger and stronger, and they make more money. But is the game Bo knows really better than its distant cousin of 40 years ago, when a Duke ruled in Flatbush and Ted Williams was still the king of Swing?