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October 18, 1982 | Volume 57, Issue 17

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Marvin Hagler Cover - Sports Illustrated October 18, 1982

October 18, 1982 | Larry Colton
Sometimes it doesn't pay to be nice. Sometimes nice guys do finish last. Consider the following incident.

October 18, 1982
4—Manny Millan19—Illustration by Sam Q. Weissman24, 25—John Iacono26, 27—(left to right) George Tiedemann, Heinz Kluetmeier, John Iacono28, 29—John Iacono (left), Heinz Kluetmeier30, 31—Ronald C....

October 18, 1982 | Compiled by ARMEN KETEYIAN
BASEBALL—The Milwaukee Brewers defeated the California Angels 4-3 in the final game of their best-of-five playoff to win the American League Championship Series. St. Louis took Atlanta three...

October 18, 1982
DANNY MUELLERSAN DIMAS, CALIF.Danny, 9, finished the San Francisco Marathon, the second such race he has entered, in 3:19:50 and during the next 23 days ran the 541.1 miles to San Dimas, averaging...

October 18, 1982
HERSCHEL POWERSir:I truly enjoyed and was inspired by Terry Todd's article (My Body's Like an Army, Oct. 4). I have been fortunate enough to see Herschel Walker run track on several occasions, and...

October 18, 1982 | Edited by Jerry Kirshenbaum

October 18, 1982 | Edited by Jerry Kirshenbaum
•Byron Walker, world champion steer wrestler, expressing the hope that a rodeo in which he was appearing in Dallas would make local football fans forget the NFL strike: "After all, we're the only...

October 18, 1982 | Jim Kaplan

October 18, 1982 | Ron Fimrite
When Milwaukee's Cecil Cooper came to the plate in the last of the seventh inning of the final game of the American League playoffs Sunday, he seemed like anything but a man of destiny. He had...

October 18, 1982 | William Leggett
In the space of an hour, two horses attained glory, two were struck by tragedy

October 18, 1982 | John Papanek

October 18, 1982 | Philip G. Howlett
Baseball reporters Bruce Anderson and Ivan Maisel came to us from the same farm club, Stanford University (which also sent us Associate Writer Sarah Pileggi and Writer-Reporter Jill Lieber).

October 18, 1982 | Ahmad Rashad

October 18, 1982 | Ahmad Rashad
In Part II, Rashad takes us through Minnesota's five exhibition games to the brink of the 1982 season and the players' strike.

October 18, 1982 | Armen Keteyian
Every year at playoff time I see the same fly ball. This month marks the 10th anniversary of its flight. I've forgotten who hit it, but I'll always remember the way it traveled—softly to...

October 18, 1982 | Kenny Moore
Robert de Castella of Australia won a thrilling marathon in Brisbane

October 18, 1982 | Craig Neff
Who's the latest victim of insatiable Northwestern? Minnesota, no less

October 18, 1982 | Herm Weiskopf

October 18, 1982 | Herm Weiskopf
OFFENSE: Al Del Greco of Auburn, a 5'10", 180-pound junior, equaled an NCAA record in an 18-3 victory over Kentucky by kicking six field goals—from 22, 28, 26, 23, 39 and 38 yards away.

October 18, 1982 | Dan Jenkins
Against a backdrop of Texas chic, Wayne Levi won easily at Abilene

October 18, 1982 | William Nack

October 18, 1982 | Robert W. Creamer
The best outfield ever to play in the big leagues was a remarkable trio that spent five seasons together, a long time as outfields go, on the Philadelphia Phillies in the 1890s, way back in...