Deadline Hollywood, reported July 10, 2019: Jim Bouton Dies: ‘Ball Four’ Author Who Broke Sports Taboos Was 80.
Jim Bouton, whose groundbreaking book Ball Four was one of the first tell-all books in sports, has died at age 80. He passed today in Massachusetts from a brain disease linked to dementia.
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CBS Evening News: Tom Wolfe, prolific journalist and author, dead at 88.
Tom Wolfe, the journalist and author of books like "The Electric Kool-Aid Acid Test" has died. Wolfe pioneered "New Journalism," a style known for longform pieces written in a subjective voice. CBS News correspondent Vladimir Duthiers takes a look back at his life.
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