Greatest Racers: Olympics sort out the best

Toni Sailer in 1956
Who are the greatest racers? Look to the Olympics for the skiers able to 
conquer pressure. 
By John Fry
With 48 homers and 130 runs batted in, New York Yankees third 
baseman Alex Rodriguez was arguably baseball’s best player during the 2005 
season, notwithstanding how he did it. But once in the playoffs, over a time 
span roughly equal to that of the Olympic Winter Games, Rodriguez was a no-
hit flop. 
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