Dock Ellis remembered

Monday, December 22, 2008

The first brother to pitch against another brother in a baseball all-star game.
“Dock was a character with character."
— Al Oliver on late Pittsburgh Pirates pitcher Dock Ellis

Dock Ellis, the Pittsburgh Pirate who is best remembered for pitching a no-hitter while on LSD, passed away at the age of 63 last week. Former teammate Al Oliver talks to the Takeaway about his friend.


Albert Oliver, Jr.


Noel King

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