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World Cup
ON TOP OF THE WORLD
Playing with consuming passion before an ardent crowd, Argentina outlasted Holland to win its first World Cup 3-1 in overtime
Up In Arms
Oklahoma State
DEEP IN HOT WATER IN STILLWATER
Already on NCAA probation for football recruiting violations, Oklahoma State now must answer accusations that many Cowboy players have been getting paid out of a slush fund provided by a booster club
Wilkins And Feuerbach
SOME BABES IN THE WOODS
In their mountain greenery home, two crazy people together—shotputter Al Feuerbach and discus thrower Mac Wilkins—train amidst the scenery
Rambling Willie
GAMBLING WITH RAMBLING
He was lazy, ugly, ill-bred and hadn't paced so good, but the Farringtons took a flyer on Rambling Willie—and he's won $1.1 million
Baseball
Racquetball
Big howl from Killer Dog
Marty Hogan, famed as the best player never to win the national championship, had run out of excuses when he took the court for his fourth try at the title
Horse Racing
Jim Bouton
A MAGNIFICENT OBSESSION
Jim Bouton, the former World Series hero, best selling author and TV star, is back pitching in Double A. At 39 years old, he has junked his other careers to knuckleball his guts out in the game that he loves
For The Record
19th Hole: The Readers Take Over
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