CONTENTS

April 15, 1985

Baseball 1985

22 Look Out, Ty Cobb
'Tis the season for milestones in the grand old game, and Pete Rose—who else?—is leading the grand old guard
by Ron Fimrite

28 So Good, So Young
Overpowering pitches and uncommon control made Dwight Gooden of the Mets the best teenage pitcher ever
by E.M. Swift

40 All In The Game
A portfolio by SI photographers portrays off-the-wall, down-and-dirty, even quite glovely aspects of baseball

50 A Whole New Order
In our annual scouting reports we play hardball, ranking all 26 teams. The Blue Jays and Cubs should be in the Series

100 The Boss Takes His Cuts
As he begins his first full season, commissioner Peter Ueberroth speaks out on baseball's important issues
by Frank Deford

108 The Team Of Your Dreams
Fenway Park with Cub fans. Eddie Murray and Pete Sheehy. Here are the best of everything and everybody
by Steve Wulf

DEPARTMENTS

17 Scorecard
99 TV/Radio
129 For The Record
130 19th Hole

Cover photograph by Walter Iooss Jr.

PHOTOJACQUELINE DUVOISINLEADING OFF: Cy Young Award winner Rick Sutcliffe gets his licks in after a recent spring training stint. Cub fans only pray that his ice cream isn't Rocky Road.
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ILLUSTRATION

HOLE YARDS PAR R1 R2 R3 R4
OUT
HOLE YARDS PAR R1 R2 R3 R4
IN
Eagle (-2)
Birdie (-1)
Bogey (+1)
Double Bogey (+2)