18 Knockout, Knockdown
After only two weeks and a bruise of hit batters, the American League pennant race has that wild look again
24 Two Seconds Stretch for First
Boston and Los Angeles, runners-up in their divisions, begin the battle for pro basketball's title
28 Switcheroo from Yes to Nyet
Avery Brundage and the International Olympic Committee suddenly reversed the field on the subject of South Africa
30 On, Brave Old Army Team
And onward it (and other service football teams) will likely go if they follow the example of Coach Tom Cahill
April 28, 1968
42 Fathers and Sons—and Indy
Billy Vukovich and Gary Bettenhausen are racing toward the Indianapolis Speedway, where their fathers died
58 Spring Dose of Vitamin D
Even if you don't stand a chance to win, a trip to Bermuda for International Race Week is as good as a prize
68 The Man Who Lived Two Lives
Zane Grey was one of the best-selling authors of any time, and the best-catching fisherman ever
61 Horse Racing
87 For the Record
88 Baseball's Week
89 19th Hole
Cover photograph by Sheedy & Long
Credits on page 87
The world champion, according to the WBA, will be the winner of the Jerry Quarry-Jimmy Ellis heavyweight fight. Mark Kram reports and assesses the victor's title claim.
The Kentucky Derby preview features Whitney Tower's last-minute expertise plus a color portfolio of people for whom the race is the most important event of the year.
Lethal Multihulls is the name given trimarans and catamarans by their detractors. Hugh Whall examines the hot claims of both enthusiasts and critics and sounds a warning.