Ball Four
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RosettaBooks, 2012.
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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Jim Bouton., & Jim Bouton|AUTHOR. (2012). Ball Four . RosettaBooks.

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Jim Bouton and Jim Bouton|AUTHOR. 2012. Ball Four. RosettaBooks.

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Jim Bouton and Jim Bouton|AUTHOR. Ball Four RosettaBooks, 2012.

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Jim Bouton, and Jim Bouton|AUTHOR. Ball Four RosettaBooks, 2012.

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Full titleball four
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Almost everyone else, however, loved Ball Four. Fans liked discovering that athletes were real people-often wildly funny people. 
 
Today Ball Four has taken on another role-as a time capsule of life in the sixties. 
 
This ebook version of Ball Four includes the first edition, the 1980, 1990, and 2000 updates, and 138 photos.
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