The Fight of Their Lives

How Juan Marichal and John Roseboro Turned Baseball's Ugliest Brawl into a Story of Forgiveness and Redemption

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John Rosengren
Price: $25.95 Pub Date: 02/18/2014 Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 978-0-7627-8712-8 Imprint: Lyons Press Trim: 6 x 9 Pages: 288

The story of baseball’s most violent incident—August 22, 1965—when Giants pitcher Juan Marichal clobbered Dodgers catcher John Roseboro with his bat: the stories of the players, the American cultural backdrop, and the baseball competition and culture that led to the explosive moment, plus the incident’s lasting effects.

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