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Jim Bouton’s Ball Four archive and memorabilia up for bids through SCP Auctions

By Stephen Laroche | Beckett Sports Card Monthly Editor Back in 1970, the baseball world was in furor over a book called Ball Four that was written by a journeyman pitcher named Jim Bouton. Peeling back the curtain about life in the Major Leagues and pulling no punches, the visceral reaction from the baseball establishment […]

Writers once got their due on baseball cards

The 1990 Little Sun Writers set features cards of notable baseball writers.