The Week In Sports
Closers are having more trouble closing the deal • Phillies' Jim Thome continues to struggle • Locking up the young aces
At 35, Greg Biffle emerges as a Nextel Cup front-runner • Can resurgent Michael Waltrip hold on to his DEI ride?
Photograph by Brad Mangin
THIRD AND SHORT
¬†Chicago's Chris Widger can't field the throw as the A's Eric Byrnes slides safely into the bag during Oakland's 2-1 victory over the White Sox on April 27.