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Jim Bouton, ex-Yankees pitcher and 'Ball Four' author, dies

Jim Bouton, former New York Yankees pitcher who shocked and angered the conservative baseball world with the tell-all book 'Ball Four,' dies at 80

jim bouton - ABC News
7:00am PDT - July 11th, 2019

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jim bouton - Fox Sports
12:43am PDT - July 11th, 2019

Former New York Yankees pitcher and 'Ball Four' author Jim Bouton dies aged 80 after dementia battle

Former baseball star Jim Bouton died at his home in Massachusetts on Wednesday at the age of 80. He had been in hospice care for weeks battling a brain disease linked to dementia.

jim bouton - Daily Mail
8:06pm PDT - July 10th, 2019

Jim Bouton, whose 'Ball Four' demythologized baseball, dies at 80

"Ball Four" destroyed the myth of baseball as a wholesome pursuit of God-fearing, milk-drinking young men and made Jim Bouton a literary star.

jim bouton - NBC News
7:44pm PDT - July 10th, 2019

Jim Bouton, Yankees pitcher whose 'Ball Four' blew the whistle on baseball, dies at 80

"Ball Four" destroyed the myth of baseball as a wholesome pursuit of God-fearing, milk-drinking young men and made Jim Bouton a literary star.

jim bouton - NBC News
7:44pm PDT - July 10th, 2019

Jim Bouton, ex-Yankees pitcher and tell-all author, dead at 80

Jim Bouton, the former Yankees pitcher and tell-all author, has died at the age of 80, according to multiple reports.

jim bouton - Fox News
7:22pm PDT - July 10th, 2019

Former NY Yankee Jim Bouton, who exposed MLB's warts with book 'Ball Four', dead at 80

Jim Bouton, the former New York Yankees pitcher who shocked and angered the conservative baseball world with the tell-all book "Ball Four," has died. He was 80.

jim bouton - CBC News
7:19pm PDT - July 10th, 2019

Former big-leaguer Jim Bouton, author of groundbreaking 'Ball Four,' dies at 80

Former New York Yankees pitcher Jim Bouton, whose irreverent, raunchy baseball memoir, "Ball Four," attracted both hostility and acclaim, died on Wednesday at his home in Massachusetts, according to media reports. He was 80.

jim bouton - Reuters
7:13pm PDT - July 10th, 2019

Former big-leaguer Jim Bouton, author of groundbreaking 'Ball Four,' dies at 80

Former New York Yankees pitcher Jim Bouton, whose irreverent, raunchy baseball memoir, "Ball Four," attracted both hostility and acclaim, died on Wednesday at his home in Massachusetts, according to media reports. He was 80.

jim bouton - Reuters
7:13pm PDT - July 10th, 2019

Jim Bouton, former pitcher, "Ball Four" author, dies at 80

Jim Bouton, the former New York Yankees pitcher who shocked and angered the conservative baseball world with the tell-all book "Ball Four," has died at 80

jim bouton - Fox Sports
7:10pm PDT - July 10th, 2019

Jim Bouton, former pitcher, "Ball Four" author, dies at 80

Jim Bouton, the former New York Yankees pitcher who shocked and angered the conservative baseball world with the tell-all book "Ball Four," has died at 80

jim bouton - USA Today
7:10pm PDT - July 10th, 2019

Jim Bouton, former Yankees pitcher who shocked the baseball world with the tell-all book "Ball Four," has died at 80

Jim Bouton, former Yankees pitcher who shocked the baseball world with the tell-all book "Ball Four," has died at 80

jim bouton - Fox Sports
7:03pm PDT - July 10th, 2019

Jim Bouton, 'Ball Four' author and former Yankees pitcher, dies at 80

JIm Bouton, whose controversial book "Ball Four" exposed the personal lives of his baseball teammates, died Wednesday, his wife Paula Kurman said. He was 80.

jim bouton - CNN
6:48pm PDT - July 10th, 2019

Jim Bouton, Author of Tell-All Baseball Memoir ‘Ball Four,’ Dies at 80

A pitcher who had modest success with the Yankees in the 1960s, Bouton revealed the seamier side of baseball in a book that was a best seller.

jim bouton - The New York Times
6:06pm PDT - July 10th, 2019

Former Yankees Pitcher, 'Ball Four' Author Jim Bouton Dies at Age 80

Former MLB pitcher Jim Bouton, who wrote the critically acclaimed and controversial Ball Four that detailed his 1969 season, passed away Wednesday at the age of 80...

jim bouton - Bleacher Report
5:37pm PDT - July 10th, 2019

RT @Cran_Boy: Today @baseballpro: Continuing our look back at baseball 50 years ago, @ginnysearle and I recall Jim Bouton and Ball Four, a…

Rob Mains (@Cran_Boy)
7:12pm PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @WilsonMediaLit: The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson: 08/03/1977...Jim Bouton -Newest... https://t.co/LaNPK6dbur via @YouTube

Joe Hogan (@superstarhogan)
6:51pm PDT - August 26th, 2019

The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson: 08/03/1977...Jim Bouton -Newest... https://t.co/LaNPK6dbur via @YouTube

Wilson Media (@WilsonMediaLit)
6:49pm PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @Cran_Boy: Today @baseballpro: Continuing our look back at baseball 50 years ago, @ginnysearle and I recall Jim Bouton and Ball Four, a…

Darth Álru (@Darth_Alru)
5:33pm PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @Cran_Boy: Today @baseballpro: Continuing our look back at baseball 50 years ago, @ginnysearle and I recall Jim Bouton and Ball Four, a…

Baseball Prospectus (@baseballpro)
5:16pm PDT - August 26th, 2019

"Baseball players are smarter than football players. How often do you see a baseball team penalized for too many men on the field?" ~ Jim Bouton #sports https://t.co/yEckHFEfX6

سالم الزامل (@dizasyairrainiz)
4:20pm PDT - August 26th, 2019

"Baseball players are smarter than football players. How often do you see a baseball team penalized for too many men on the field?" ~ Jim Bouton #sports https://t.co/5MYa0eY9t3

جبران خليل .! (@chestlunna10)
4:20pm PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @baseballpro: This week in their ongoing Summer of '69 series, @cran_boy and @ginnysearle discuss Jim Bouton's Ball Four, the surging Me…

Matthew Trueblood (@MATrueblood)
4:19pm PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @baseballpro: This week in their ongoing Summer of '69 series, @cran_boy and @ginnysearle discuss Jim Bouton's Ball Four, the surging Me…

Rob Mains (@Cran_Boy)
4:14pm PDT - August 26th, 2019

Today @baseballpro: Continuing our look back at baseball 50 years ago, @ginnysearle and I recall Jim Bouton and Ball Four, a worried call to the Padres press box, the young star of the O's signed to a contract extension, and teams printing playoff tix ($) https://t.co/3V22sTmeuj

Rob Mains (@Cran_Boy)
10:33am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @baseballpro: This week in their ongoing Summer of '69 series, @cran_boy and @ginnysearle discuss Jim Bouton's Ball Four, the surging Me…

Ginny Searle (@ginnysearle)
10:19am PDT - August 26th, 2019

"Baseball players are smarter than football players. How often do you see a baseball team penalized for too many men on the field?" - Jim Bouton

40Billion.com (@40Billioncom)
10:16am PDT - August 26th, 2019
This week in their ongoing Summer of '69 series, @cran_boy and @ginnysearle discuss Jim Bouton's Ball Four, the surging Mets and the flagging Cubs, and playoff ticket printing.
https://t.co/iBC12cVDnI https://t.co/aa3sYFmekz

This week in their ongoing Summer of '69 series, @cran_boy and @ginnysearle discuss Jim Bouton's Ball Four, the surging Mets and the flagging Cubs, and playoff ticket printing. https://t.co/iBC12cVDnI https://t.co/aa3sYFmekz

Baseball Prospectus (@baseballpro)
9:48am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @EThomasEwing: First day of class, or, to paraphrase Jim Bouton, First Day of Class. The more relevant Ball Four quote is Bouton quoting…

Data in Social Context (@DiSCVT)
8:55am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @EThomasEwing: First day of class, or, to paraphrase Jim Bouton, First Day of Class. The more relevant Ball Four quote is Bouton quoting…

Tom Ewing (@EThomasEwing)
8:54am PDT - August 26th, 2019
First day of class, or, to paraphrase Jim Bouton, First Day of Class. The more relevant Ball Four quote is Bouton quoting a manager quoting Charlie Brown telling Lucy to tell her statistics to shut up. For fans of baseball and data @JSEllenberg @cjphillips100, here's the cartoon https://t.co/YTWaanjmSi

First day of class, or, to paraphrase Jim Bouton, First Day of Class. The more relevant Ball Four quote is Bouton quoting a manager quoting Charlie Brown telling Lucy to tell her statistics to shut up. For fans of baseball and data @JSEllenberg @cjphillips100, here's the cartoon https://t.co/YTWaanjmSi

Tom Ewing (@EThomasEwing)
8:51am PDT - August 26th, 2019

In case you missed my Arc Digital essay on Jim Bouton and Raymond Chandler: https://t.co/XCIKJS8F0U

Michael Carlson (@Carlsonsports)
7:23am PDT - August 26th, 2019

Missed it last Friday as I was drinking in a bar with my son, mynephew and my two-year old grand-nephew, but Last Word broadcast my contribution about Jim Bouton, nicely bookended with Peter Fonda in a... https://t.co/jK1o99ol2b

Michael Carlson (@Carlsonsports)
7:22am PDT - August 26th, 2019

"Baseball players are smarter than football players. How often do you see a baseball team penalized for too many men on the field?" - Jim Bouton

Owen Osborn (@OwenGmanOsborn1)
6:36am PDT - August 26th, 2019

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Tina P. (@oldnsold2013)
3:49am PDT - August 26th, 2019

"Baseball players are smarter than football players. How often do you see a baseball team penalized for too many men on the field?" - Jim Bouton

Liam Cooke (@LiamWCooke_1)
3:06am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @YankeesWFAN: Jim Bouton with Johnny Carson in 1975. A wonderful find on Antenna TV late on a Sunday night. https://t.co/ULbo8CjsWI

IamMine (@YankeeRunnerLV)
8:18pm PDT - August 25th, 2019

Jim Bouton with Johnny Carson in 1975. A wonderful find on Antenna TV late on a Sunday night. https://t.co/ULbo8CjsWI

Sweeny Murti (@YankeesWFAN)
8:17pm PDT - August 25th, 2019
On August 3, 1977, Jim Bouton appeared on @JohnnyCarson @AntennaTV. He passed away on July 10th at the age of 80. https://t.co/RKF3EQHSOV

On August 3, 1977, Jim Bouton appeared on @JohnnyCarson @AntennaTV. He passed away on July 10th at the age of 80. https://t.co/RKF3EQHSOV

Aaron Goldstein (@aargold24)
8:15pm PDT - August 25th, 2019