All sports lists are flawed in one way or another. They are subjective, based on other's opinions and often end up comparing apples to oranges. This is a list of greatest athletes, teams and moments of the modern era of sports, as witnessed first hand by a sports writer. More
All-time greatest sports lists often end up comparing athletes from different eras, who played under different rules and conditions. How can one determine who was the better hitter between Ty Cobb or Pete Rose? It's virtually impossible. This is a top ten list of the greatest athletes, teams, and moments as seen first hand by long time sports columnist and author Patrick Triplett, starting from 1950 until the present. Call it a baby Boomer's Top Ten.