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They Cheer When the Parson Is Pitching
Packaged in his own golden glow of fitness, verve and enthusiasm, the Rev. Bob Richards, twice an Olympic pole-vault winner, is spreading the word on behalf of diligence, perseverance, goodness and the Breakfast of Champions
THE PITCH OF THE '80s
Thanks largely to proselytizing by Roger Craig, the split-fingered fastball has become a big hit with pitchers—and a big miss with the hitters
SHOO-IN FOR A YOUNG SHOE PITCHER
A flashy (but gifted) young man named Danny Kuchcinski triumphed over a batch of experienced (but careful) oldsters in the world horseshoe pitching ...
Magic Act With a mix of power pitching and dugout sorcery, the once-reeling Cubs reeled off an improbable 12-game winning streak
Julio Zuleta lay awake into the wee hours of May 19, mindracing, heart pounding, angry and frustrated. The previousafternoon, Zuleta's team, ...
Behind the Phillies' late-season drive to make the first division is the quietly dramatic story of a.
He'd Rather Hit Knuckleballs Pitching is in his blood, but Florida Southern's Lance Niekro is making his name at the plate
How does the knuckleball work? How do you hold the knuckleball? Do you know where the knuckleball is going? Who's the Zen master
SHORT HITTER, LONG MEMORY BOB CAIN IS BEST KNOWN AS THE PITCHER WHO WALKED MIDGET EDDIE GAEDEL
Bob Cain remembers warming up before the bottom of the firstinning of a game between the Detroit Tigers and the St. LouisBrowns on Aug.
No Backing Down In a National League Championship Series marked by superb pitching and a 15-inning nail-biter, the never-say-die Mets, down three games to none, dug in to win two straight from the Braves
No Backing Down In a National League Championship Series marked by superb pitching and a 15-inning nail-biter, the never-say-die Mets, ...
The Question: Who is or was the hardest pitcher for you to hit?
JOE DIMAGGIOFormer Center FielderN.Y. Yankees"Mel Harder. He had one of the best curve balls I've ever seen and was particularly tough on right-handed ...