Author: Jane Shapiro

  • How Jim Bouton Lost His Fastball and Found Inner Peace

    At nine on a damp Wednesday morning I ride the empty subway to Shea Stadium to watch Jim Bouton throw his improved knuckleball. A couple of you may┬ánot know that Jim Bouton is adorable and beloved and presents the sports news on CBS at 11 every weeknight with a winning blend of ragged directness, muscular […]