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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
A Real Rap Session
Wade Boggs, Ted Williams and Don Mattingly rendezvous to talk about-what else?-hitting.
Hail To The Rajah
Before Ted Williams, there was Rogers Hornsby, the forgotten father of the father of hitting
Farewell, Teddy Ballgame
With the death of Ted Williams, the author reflects on encounters with the Splendid Splinter over half a century
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
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?
The Perils Of Darryl
A rugged apprenticeship behind him, Darryl Strawberry could be swinging into an amazin' future
TED WILLIAMS DEFIES HIS CRITICS
There has never been a major league ballplayer like Ted Williams. No one has ever, for so long, attracted so much adulation for his prowess while earning so ...
Historic Quest In trying to become the first hitter since Ted Williams to bat .400, Todd Helton of the Rockies is battling long odds, his psyche and 59 years of futility
Home runs are a matter of simple arithmetic. No one needed acalculator to follow Mark McGwire down the stretch of hisrecord-breaking 1998 season. The home ...
Why Sears signed Ted Williams—as a playing manager
As a Sears, Roebuck and Co. consultant, Ted Williams brings to his new job the same keen eye and straight talk that set him apart as a ballplayer. Read how he helps Sears field-test and improve its sports equipment—in order to give you more for your money.