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When Ball Four was first published in 1970, it ignited a firestorm of controversy that raged far beyond the boundaries of baseball. From players and team executives to journalists and broadcasters, everyone had a mostly negative opinion about Jim Bouton's nearly 500- page expose. The former Yankee pitching star was labeled a Judas, a Benedict Arnold and a social leper. Then Commissioner Bowie Kuhn attempted to force Bouton to sign a statement that the stories he told weren't true. The San Diego Padres burned a copy of Ball ...

Ball Four 2000, Sports Publishing LLC, Urbana-Champaign, IL

ISBN-13: 9781582613109

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Ball Four 1990, Collier Books

ISBN-13: 9780025139800

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