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A Match Goes Down in History
It was Bjorn Borg's fifth consecutive Wimbledon title, but the five-set final will be remembered as much for its heroic loser, John McEnroe, who won the fans' plaudits
WHO WAS THE FIRST DESIGNATED HITTER? RON BLOMBERG'S NAME MAY BE A BIT OF TRIVIA, BUT THE IMPACT OF THE DH SINCE '73 HAS NOT BEEN TRIVIAL
HISTORY AND BUSCH STADIUM
Busch Stadium, St. Louis, the scene of this year's All-Star Game, was built in 1881 and until 1953 was called Sportsman's Park. Its officers in the last century had ...
FOUR OF THEM MADE HISTORY
Four of them, Ibbotson, Delany, Jungwirth and Wood, made track history at White City, London last week in this one race by running the mile in under four ...
The Wait of History
The four teams that reached the League Championship Series prove that the best things—like building a pennant winner—often take time
Miss Mary's History Lesson Mary Garber's inspiration during a 56-year sportswriting career has been Jackie Robinson
Mary Garber discovered her guardian angel in the summer of 1947when she traveled to Brooklyn's Ebbets Field to watch JackieRobinson.
A Ridiculously Short Oral History of ... Deacon Jones 1938--2013
Hall of Fame defensive end Deacon Jones, who coined the term sack during a 14 -year career, died on June 3. In addition to football, the 6'5", ...
An Unofficial History of Baseball (Orange-Crate Style)
There's never been an examination of the national pastime like the provocative art of Ben Sakoguchi, who has put his own quirky spin on the game's most enduring moments and characters