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The Yankees baseball reader

Adam Brunner

The Yankees baseball reader

a collection of writings on the game"s greatest dynasty

by Adam Brunner

  • 327 Want to read
  • 40 Currently reading

Published by MVP Books in Minneapolis, MN .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American Baseball stories,
  • New York Yankees (Baseball team),
  • Anecdotes

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Adam Brunner and Josh Leventhal
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV875.N4 Y23 2011
    The Physical Object
    Pagination352 p. :
    Number of Pages352
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24903566M
    ISBN 109780760340615
    LC Control Number2010051507

    This deep Yankees lineup aims to be the first. Hunter S. The night before, Judge hit the record-tying homer. If you haven't read Moneyball and have only heard about it because of Brad Pitt being in the movie and Joe Morgan complaining about it during various baseball broadcasts since forever, do yourself a favor and read it this summer. And, inin the minors leagues, he beat AL batting champ Harvey Kuenn by 9 points for the batting title. Please feel free to contact me with books that I should add, and I will gladly add them.

    Lou in the Limelight In an early chapter of his book, Joseph notes that Gehrig was often overshadowed by flashier teammates. This deep Yankees lineup aims to be the first. The Mariners know. Click to read the entire review. For one man the season was anything but easy.

    Be sure to pick up the edition for the full story about Dock's LSD-powered no-hitter. She also pushed him to realize his potential, to stake his claim as one of the greatest baseball players in the world. This record was achieved as a team, and players like Torres and his fellow rookie Miguel Andujar have been critical factors in the onslaught. Kennedy explores these questions in his casually gripping manner.


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