The #1 sports almanac in the U.S., now in its 14th year, is as fact-filled and fun as ever. Packed with stats, standings, and stories from Sports Illustrated's award-winning staff, this is the essential reference book for every fan. * Includes the 2004 baseball playoffs and World Series. * Year-in-review calendar revisiting the highlights and low points of 2004 in every sport. * Complete results, medal totals and world-record performances from the 2004 Olympic Games in Athens. * Venue and ticketing information for all of your favorite pro teams. * Dozens of zany, offbeat excerpts from the pages of Sports Illustrated. * Annual results from more than 100 professional and amateur sports, including archery, Little League baseball, lacrosse, rodeo, volleyball and many more. * Year-by-year and 2004 results from NASCAR, CART, IRL, FI, and NHRA. * Capsule profiles of history's greatest sports figures, from Hank Aaron to Bronko Nagurski to Babe Didrikson Zaharias. And Much More.Sports Illustrated Staff is the author of 'Sports Illustrated 2005 Almanac', published 0018 under ISBN 9781932273342 and ISBN 1932273344.