Waiting To Splash DownBy Jill Lieber, March 21, 1988A novel, sometimes even watery, regimen has helped make the Mets' Gregg Jefferies the best prospect in the minors.
Not Just A Tall TaleBy Hank Hersch, March 20, 1989Montreal's 6-foot-10 Randy Johnson, the loftiest major leaguer ever, is the giant of 1989's stellar class of rookie pitchers.
30/30 VisionBy Hank Hersch, June 25, 1990Pittsburgh's Barry Bonds sees those numbers coming.
Picture Perfect PitcherBy Richard Hoffer, May 4, 1992Randy Johnson, the Seattle Mariners' 6-foot-10 southpaw, is one of baseball's most explosive -- and eccentric -- moundsmen.
The Importance of Being BarryBy Richard Hoffer, May 24, 1993The Giants' Barry Bonds is the best player in the game today -- just ask him.
Sweet SwingerBy John Garrity, July 18, 1994Hyperactive, Elvis-loving Gregg Jefferies is happily hitting a ton for the St. Louis Cardinals.
An ArmfulBy Tom Verducci, July 7, 1997Despite a bad back, Seattle's Randy Johnson has outpitched Grove and Koufax.
A Star In The ShadowsBy Johnette Howard, September 8, 1997Though a top hitter of the 1990s, the Orioles' Rafael Palmeiro remains relatively obscure.
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