Juan Marichal (1937- ) Dominican pitcher. Marichal Marichal was known for his high leg kick, pinpoint control and intimidation tactics, which included aiming pitches directly at the opposing batters’ helmets. He was elected to the Hall of Fame in 1983. Marichal has signed his full name on the baseball. Signed OML (Selig) ball in very good condition. COA from JSA included.