Katherine Hamilton during a 1981 hurdles race when she was a sophomore at Berkeley. Later that year, Hamilton quit the team and walked away from her sport, largely because of the prevalence of performance-enhancing drugs at the top levels of track and field. Courtesy of Martha Edwards hide caption

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Pittsburgh Pirates players celebrate after scoring against the St. Louis Cardinals on Wednesday. It was a rare win for the team with the worst record in baseball this year. Jared Wickerham/Getty Images hide caption

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How Losing Is A Profitable Game In Baseball

You'd think times would be pretty tough for the last-place Pittsburgh Pirates, but the worst team in baseball has figured out a winning strategy for making money.

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