Major League baseball fans will remember Steve Garvey, the charismatic All-Star first baseman for the Los Angeles Dodgers in the 1970s and 1980s.
On the field, Garvey was a superstar.
In his personal life, however, not so much, according to his ex-wife Cyndy Garvey.
There’s was a messy and public divorce in the late 1970s.
And, according to Cyndy, she took much of the blame from loyal Dodgers fan who couldn’t believe allegations accusing Steve of cheating and abuse.
She put it all in her 1989 book The Secret Life of Cyndy Garvey.
And that’s when I met her. So here now, from 1989, Cyndy Garvey.
Cyndy Garvey celebrated her 74th birthday this month.
More than 30 years after his retirement from baseball, Steve Garvey has not yet won election to the baseball Hall of Fame.
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