Originally posted on The Other Paper  |  Last updated 6/6/13
Dwight Gooden has heard a lot of horrible things over his lifetime — fans booing, being told he wasted his talent and policeman saying you're under arrest all come to mind — but he left no doubt Thursday morning as to what was the most frightening sound that ever crossed his ears. The former major league star was on WFAN Thursday morning promoting his new book: “Doc: A Memoir” and recalled hearing a man getting raped when he was in prison. Gooden said it was “the most devastating thing that I had to go through in my life.” “No. 1, once you get into prison, you’re not Doc Gooden the baseball player,” Gooden told the station. “You’re a number. That’s it. And you’re not living; you’re just in the system. So in there, if a guy wants to take you, he’s going to take you, because it’s going to be 10 guys. “There’s nothing you can do. So me not actually witnessing the guy getting raped in there, but hearing him screaming and fighting for his life, you knew what was going
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