December 2005
Sporting News;12/16/2005, Vol. 229 Issue 50, p6
This article reports on recent developments in the United States related to the field of sports. It is a possibility that Barry Bonds, a baseball player, would play in the inaugural World Baseball Classic, and Team USA officials are said to be ecstatic because Bonds will bring instant credibility to the locker room. According to a new study, taking sedatives such as Ambien to fight insomnia can have more risks than benefits. Many doctors arc suggesting alternative ways to get more sleep that include watching pre-game shows.


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