Texas
National League
MAD SCRAMBLE EAST AND WEST...
With only a month to go, at least seven National League teams are in lovely fighting positions for the two playoff berths, but Chicago and San Francisco seem the safest
FLUFFY MAKES IT NO CONTEST
Portly Steve Melnyk, a 22-year-old Georgian who likes a good meal as much as he does a birdie, had both last week as he won the U.S. Amateur Championship at Oakmont by five strokes
Part 3: The Desperate Coach
Concessions—and Lies
Some coaches are ready to make extreme efforts to relate to the new breed of student-athletes—who are really athlete-students. Others are fed up with so-called appeasement and clamor for a return to discipline and authority. But almost everyone agrees it's high time the kids were told the truth
People
Harness Racing
Missile Gap
Closing the missile gap in U.S. pubs
The training regimen for the game of darts is beer—and a few champions are at their best when they have to be held up to shoot. They—and a million others, some of them sober—are Closing the missile gap in U.S. pubs
Baseball's Week
For The Record
19th Hole: The Readers Take Over
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