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Jim Bouton, Author Of Influential "Ball Four," Passes Away At 80

Bouton's "Ball Four" captured the humor, profanity and pathos of an MLB clubhouse Photo: GETTY IMAGES Former MLBer JIM BOUTON , who "found greater fame later as the author of ' BALL FOUR ,' an irreverent, best-selling book that angered baseball’s hierarchy and changed the way ...

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