We Would Have Played For Nothing
- Current Status
- In Season
- Fay Vincent
- Nonfiction, Sports
We gave it a B+
In Fay Vincent’s We Would Have Played for Nothing, players from the ’50s and ’60s, including ”Chairman of the Board” Whitey Ford, reminisce in the ex-MLB commish’s second oral history.
According to Robin Roberts, Phillies manager Ben Chapman told Dodger Jackie Robinson, ”Jackie, you’re one hell of a ballplayer, but you’re still a n—–.” Chapman was fired.
We’re eager to see who suits up for volume 3. B+