Friday, May 28, 2010

Big Hair & Plastic Grass: Luis Vs. Reggie

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maxcareyhof  February 11, 2010 — A small clip of Reggie Jackson batting against Luis Tiant on Saturday, July 22, 1972. The A's would go on to win this game by a score of 5-3. Reggie is ejected for arguing a called third strike. Commentators are the legendary "Game of the Week" announcers Curt Gowdy and Tony Kubek.

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Dan Epstein is an award-winning journalist who lives in Southern California. His first book, 20th Century Pop Culture, was published by Carlton Books in 1999. His latest book, Big Hair and Plastic Grass: A Funky Ride Through Baseball and America in the Swinging '70s, will be published by Thomas Dunne/St. Martin's Press in May 2010. He does his best writing in his bathrobe.

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