SI NOW
EDITORS' LETTER
INBOX
NCAA Tournament (2017)
High STAKES
ONCE THE MADNESS STARTS, NO ONE CAN PREDICT WHAT (A NEAR PLANE CRASH?) OR WHO (A SOUL-SEARCHING SENIOR?) WILL MAKE THE DIFFERENCE
2017 MLB PREVIEW
1 THE NEW TESTAMENT
O.K., IT HAPPENED. BASEBALL FINALLY REACHED THE CRESCENDO IT HAD BEEN BUILDING TOWARD FOR 108 YEARS—SO NOW WHAT? IT'S YEAR ONE A.C. (AFTER CUBS), AND TIME TO RESET THE STORY LINES, STARS AND STYLES THAT WILL KICK OFF THE GAME'S NEW ERA. HERE ARE 17 REASONS BASEBALL WILL STAY GREAT IN 2017 (AND BEYOND). NO, THE CUBS AREN'T GOING AWAY—CAN SOMEONE PLEASE FIND A FLAW IN KRIS BRYANT?—BUT THE PLACE TO START IS THE LIVING, BREATHING BLEND OF MANTLE AND MAYS IN OUR MIDST. THOSE WHO KNOW MIKE TROUT BEST CAN TAKE IT FROM HERE....
6 THE LONG GAME
GARY SÁNCHEZ'S HOMER BINGE WAS A BLAST—AND A SIGN THAT THE YANKEES ARE BACK TO BUILDING THE RIGHT WAY
17 MACRO MANAGING
PSYCHOLOGIST, STRATEGIST, COUNSELOR, COMEDIAN, FACE OF THE FRANCHISE: THE MODERN BASEBALL MANAGER FILLS AN ABSURD ARRAY OF ROLES, AS A DAY IN THE LIFE OF THE DODGERS' DAVE ROBERTS REVEALS
POINT AFTER
Departments
Paging Tiger
His book about the 1997 Masters reminds us that Tiger Woods has a lot to offer—but that we wish he would give us more
Rounding Error
There's a basketball team of doubters forming, and it's looking for one more player