Charles O. Finley, owner of the Kansas City/Oakland A’s was one of the most innovative owners ever. But his biggest changes were unintentional, driven by his ego and greed, and they forced him out of baseball.
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Mickey Mantle was boyish when he started with the Yankees, like many players from previous eras. Players aren’t boyish that way any more, but calling his new biography “the end of America’s childhood” is just another New Yorker universalizing a New York-specific experience.