Juan Marichal, John Roseboro, Sandy Koufax

One of the ugliest Dodgers-Giants confrontations ever was when the Giants' Juan Marichal attacked catcher John Roseboro with a bat during a game at Candlestick Park.  Marichal accused Roseboro of throwing a ball too close to his head. Sandy Koufax, the pitcher that day, came to his catcher's defense.
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( Robert H. Houston / Associated Press / August 22, 1965 )

One of the ugliest Dodgers-Giants confrontations ever was when the Giants' Juan Marichal attacked catcher John Roseboro with a bat during a game at Candlestick Park. Marichal accused Roseboro of throwing a ball too close to his head. Sandy Koufax, the pitcher that day, came to his catcher's defense.

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