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THEY MAY HAVE BEEN A HEADACHE BUT THEY NEVER WERE A BORE
Maury Wills and Leo Durocher were the two most volatile personalities ever to ruffle the placid surface of baseball in Los Angeles. They popped off, got into ...
The Glove Boat
THE AUTHOR, A WANNABE BIG LEAGUER, NEVER WAS HALL OF FAME MATERIAL, BUT HE CAUGHT A FEW LEGENDS ON A CARIBBEAN BASEBALL CRUISE
And there were the Dodgers in third place
Maury Wills was quoting Carlyle, and another classicist named Koufax was adding to his own reputation. The Dodgers had a long way to go, but they beat the Giants twice and still had their eyes on the pennant
TRADE IN WINTER, HOPE IN SPRING
Sorry about that, sports fans. Please turn back for just a moment and look at the cover again. When Maury Wills, that pirate, becomes a real Pirate, that's change.
A 'SNAKE-SLIDING' DODGER TRIES TO STEAL THE PENNANT
Maurice Morning Wills is his name and the first time this larcenous son of a Baptist ... For the moment, the problem that is Maury Wills, the man who broke Ty ...
BEACHY AND WESLEY AND LBJ
"Nobody respected us," said Maury Wills. "That's what made us win. Probably not even the New York Mets. We heard all year long from different teams and ...
STRONG, SILENT, ENDURING
Many such players have been black. Alston has traded away Maury Wills, Tommy Davis, Frank Robinson, Dick Allen and Willie Davis and he has had really hot ...
A NICE PLACE TO VISIT
For the master thief of the majors—a man running at Maury Wills' base-stealing record—it is but a spot from which to torment pitchers before he ...