April 29, 1985
April 29, 1985

Table of Contents
April 29, 1985

Detroit Tigers
Tim Kerr
Mat Mania
Pro Football
19th Hole: The Readers Take Over


14 You Can't Win 'Em All
Sure, the world champion Tigers led the AL East, but two weeks into the season they had already lost three games
by Ron Fimrite

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18 A Prince Comes Through For The Boss
To George Steinbrenner's joy, Eternal Prince triumphed in the Wood and became a hot Kentucky Derby favorite
by William Nack

20 Cheers For Langer Linger Longer
As an encore to his Masters triumph, Bernhard Langer held center stage again, winning the Sea Pines Heritage Classic
by Barry McDermott

22 Housebreaker On The Loose
Tim Kerr made the Islanders' end of the ice his own as the Flyers stormed to a 2-0 lead in the Stanley Cup playoffs
by Jack Falla

28 Who's Kidding Whom?
Pro wrestling has gone big time, thanks to a glitzy show-biz send-up that has produced stars like the Missing Link
by Bruce Newman

80 Trip To The Edge Of The World
On a journey to Murmansk for a ski race, the author finds racing reindeer, skating skiers and wondrous walrus
by William Oscar Johnson


9 Scorecard
72 Baseball
78 Pro Football
97 For The Record
98 19th Hole

Cover photograph by Walter Iooss Jr.

PHOTOWALTER IOOSE JR.LEADING OFF: Like it or loathe it, there's no denying that pro wrestling has become a high-visibility spectacle on cable TV. As is evident here, the bottom line isn't good taste.