#FarewellCandlestick: The 100 Greatest Moments in Candlestick Park History #99

Monday, September 23, 2013

#100 is here.

#99. August 22, 1965 The Johnny Roseboro Incident

Juan Marichal, the greatest pitcher in Candlestick Park history, hit the Dodgers catcher, Johnny Roseboro, over the head with a bat.

And we won the game.

When you put it like that, it sounds like this should be higher.

A black mark, obviously, on Marichal's career, but an indelible moment in the greatest rivalry in baseball.

Back tomorrow with #98

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