Willie Mays' catch off Vic Wertz in the 1954 World Series may be the most famous play in Series history. May be. I'll bet if there was some way of measuring all the hits on the various versions of Bill Buckner's error on Mookie Wilson's ground ball in the 1986 World Series, it would top Willi ... More >>
There was a minor goof in Bruce Weber's Times article on Willie Mays's and James S. Hirsch's new biography, Willie Mays: The Life, The Legend, posted January 30.
After making his immortal catch in the 1954 World Series off Vic Wertz, Mays stopped, turned, and fired the ball back to the in ... More >>