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The Pine Tar Game

The Kansas City Royals, the New York Yankees, and Baseball's Most Absurd and Entertaining Controversy

by Filip Bondy

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The Pine Tar Game
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The Kansas City Royals, the New York Yankees, and Baseball's Most Absurd and Entertaining Controversy
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Filip Bondy

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The author explores the dramatic events of the 1983 four-game series between the Yankees and the Royals, recounting the obscure and overturned rulings and illegal usages that shaped the competition.

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A Rage For The Ages: The Unforgettable 'Pine Tar Game'

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