TITLE

Angry Cubs Star Goes Ballistic

AUTHOR(S)
Pearlman, Jeff
PUB. DATE
August 2002
SOURCE
Sports Illustrated;8/19/2002, Vol. 97 Issue 7, p79
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Features Chicago Cubs baseball player Sammy Sosa. Various complaints of Sosa; Cause of Sosa's frustrations; Details of the performance of Sosa in their game against the Colorado Rockies.
ACCESSION #
7170853

 

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