Dodgers great and stolen-base champ Maury Wills dead at age 89

Dodgers Great And Stolen Base Champ Maury Wills Dead At Age 89

Los Angeles Dodgers bunting and base running coordinator Maury Wills adjusts his cap during spring training at Dodgertown in Vero Beach, Fla. Wills remembered back 43 years ago to that April night when he became the first batter to hit on artificial turf in a major league game. Even when the green rug was novel, he didn’t like it.