ABOARD THE NO. 7 TRAIN. - My assignment was to ride the No. 7 train to Shea Stadium, made famous by Atlanta Braves dummy John Rocker, who arrives today in New York for a four-game series against the Mets. Rocker made the No. 7 the best-known subway line in America with his comments in a Sports Illustrated article last December in which he disparaged riders thusly: "Imagine having to take the 7 train to [Shea Stadium] looking like you're [in] Beirut next to some kid with purpl
ATLANTA - It was like Dr. Frankenstein being allowed back in the laboratory. "Bodies!" screamed Dr. Frankenstein to Igor. "I need more bodies!"
"Players!" screamed Dr. Davey Johnson, to his bench. "I need more players!"
Like Dr. Frankenstein, Dr. Davey has created a monster that is devouring all of baseball. The Baltimore Orioles consumed the Atlanta Braves in three straight games, finshing them off yesterday with a 5-3 win that came with some experimental moves by Dr. Da