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La Gran Fuga

The story of Orlando “El Duque” Hernandez’s flight from Cuba.


Thurman Munson In Sun And Shade

The last great brawling sports team in America—Reggie, Catfish, Goose, Gator, and the Boss—remember their fallen leader.


Time In A Bottle

One year before his death, Mickey Mantle describes a life of drinking.


Derek Jeter's Swinging Years

A Red Sox fan profiles the Yankee captain.


Databases Loaded

The latest frontier of statistical research in baseball—and the newest front in the Yanks/Red Sox arms race—is defense. And it’s yielding some surprising insights about who is actually worth his salary.