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TV Talk

Who yells loudest at announcers in the bullpen? Answer: the writers who aren't

By Frank Deford

Merion

REMEMBER THE BATTLE OF MERION

Who'll ever forget it? Lee Trevino, Jack Nicklaus, a gutty amateur and a tough old golf course combined to produce a melodramatic U.S. Open

By Dan Jenkins

BILLY THE KID AS PEACEMAKER

Surprise! Billy Martin is stopping fights. Surprise No. 2! The dovelike manager has those old curmudgeons, the Tigers, talking togetherness. But most surprising of all, they just might be winners

By Ron Fimrite

Bearback

BACKER OF A BEARBACK RIDE

Except for lions, which get too gentle, any reasonable animal can be trained, or so says Jonny Rivers, who provides Gulfstream Park with its wildest contests

By Pat Putnam

People

PEOPLE

Baseball

They 're out of their classes

By Joe Jares

THE WEEK

By William F. Reed

Track & Field

This one was for James

UCLA won the collegiate title and dedicated it to an absent jumper

By Pat Putnam

Fame

Bats and Busts, Size-15 Sneakers and a Dead Bird

The reliquaries known as halls of fame are, like Dairy Queens, a ubiquitous American institution, as the author found after an irreverent pilgrimage covering 10,000 miles

By Jerry Kirshenbaum

For The Record

A roundup of the sports information of the week

19th Hole: The Readers Take Over

19TH HOLE: THE READERS TAKE OVER

Departments

LETTER FROM THE PUBLISHER

By J. Richard Munro

SCORECARD

Edited by Martin Kane

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