—The Grambling marching band.
—The Rose Bowl in November.
—Chavez Ravine in April.
—Hail Marys with seven seconds to play!
—Wild pitches ka-thunking off the backstop with a runner on third.
—The Army-Navy game.
—Tony "Instant Replay" Verna.
—Vintage Jim Murray quotes: "I'd like to borrow [Muhammad Ali's] body for just 24 hours. There are three guys I'd like to beat up and four women I'd like to make love to."
—Vintage Red Smith quotes: "Dying is no big deal, living is the trick."
—The best baseball book ever: "The Boys of Summer."
—The second-best baseball book ever: "Shoeless Joe."