October 13, 1997 |
Tony Kornheiser of the Washington Post on Andrew Golota's loss to Lennox Lewis: "He went paws up in 95 seconds; he hit the deck so fast they should have checked for skid marks. After the fight, Golota collapsed from what was described as an 'anxiety attack.' "Who is he going to fight next, Jerry Lewis?" * Trivia time: What with Teresa Edwards being player/coach of the ABL's Atlanta Glory, who was the last NBA player/coach?
February 26, 1985 |
In a case expected to bring forth a ruling on whether resident aliens should be allowed to sit as jurors, the state Supreme Court Monday sidestepped that question and found other grounds to reverse the conviction of a man who murdered his wife, young son and niece seven years ago.
June 8, 1990 |
After the practice rounds, golfers predicted that only bad weather could prevent their giving par a beating at Dearborn Country Club. The weather was fabulous for the first round of the 72-hole, million-dollar Mazda Senior Tournament Players Championship here Thursday and so were the scores. Jack Nicklaus tied the competitive record on the 6,665-yard, par-72 course with a 65, seven under par. Even so, that gave him only a share of first place.
HOME & GARDEN
December 20, 1997 |
Maneuvering an estate sale takes practice and skill. This isn't like dropping by a garage sale and poking through boxes. Like the Boy Scouts, you should be prepared. Ralph and Terry Kovel, veterans of countless sales, offer these tips: * Do your homework. If you're interested in specific periods or items, read books, talk to experts, visit museums and go to antique shows. You'll be competing with dealers at these sales, so educate yourself. To get a sense of prices, peruse a few antique stores.
October 27, 1985 |
At 11:38 Saturday morning, Bret Saberhagen's wife, Janeane, gave birth to the couple's first child, 9-pound 3-ounce Drew William. At 10:24 Saturday night, the new father learned officially that he will be back at work tonight, facing John Tudor in the climactic seventh game of the World Series. It was at that moment Saturday night that Kansas City culminated a ninth-inning comeback against St. Louis, 2-1, tying the best-of-seven affair at three games apiece.
October 28, 2002
* TROY GLAUS IN WORLD SERIES *--* Year Player Team Performance 2002 Troy Glaus ANGELS (AL) 385, 3 HRs, 8 RBIs 2001 Randy Johnson Arizona (NL) 3-0, 1.04 ERA, 19Ks Curt Schilling Arizona (NL) 1-0, 1.69 ERA, 26Ks 2000 Derek Jeter New York (AL) 409, 2 RBIs, 2 HRs, 2 2Bs 1999 Mariano Rivera New York (AL) 1-0, 0.00 ERA, 2 saves 1998 Scott Brosius New York (AL) 471, 2 HRs, 6 RBIs 1997 Livan Hernandez Florida 2-0, 5.27 ERA, 7 Ks 1996 John Wetteland New York (AL) 2.