People of Northwest Public Radio
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Fri August 31, 2012
Former Yankees Pitcher Jim Bouton Plays Not My Job
Originally published on Sat September 1, 2012 8:50 am
Jim Bouton is a former All-Star pitcher for the New York Yankees. His classic baseball memoir Ball Four, which was first published in 1970, came out as an e-book in April.
Bouton famously wrote about shenanigans in baseball, which have arguably gotten worse since then. But compared to other sports around the world, baseball players are hardly immoral at all. We're going to ask him three questions about people who really know how to cheat.
Originally broadcast April 14, 2012.